CommunityMy FDLSeminal Julia Ward Howe’s 1870 Mothers’ Day Proclamation Elliott 2009-05-10 10 May 2009 Elliott 0 0 h/t SouthernDragon, whom I quote: Good morning, pups. Happy Mother’s Day. There was a short blurb on DN [Democracy Now] Friday where a guy said instead of taking Mom to brunch, sit the family down and discuss what Julia Ward Howe’s original proclamation means. Good idea. Here ’tis.