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Neighbors: Hoax about weekends in August fools often

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Neighbors blew it recently when it ran a note from the Internet that said a month having five Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays occurs only once in 834 years.

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That is a “complete myth,” Bill Devlin, Finley, N.D., writes. “It actually happens quite regularly, including May of 2015 and twice in 2016.”

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