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Talking Points -- Things you may or may not want to know about the Second of July

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I received a call the other day and a stern reminder that the correct reference to what we commonly call the Fourth of July is Independence Day.

It's not the first time I've been admonished for incorrectly using a term to describe an important holiday. I had to be extremely careful that I never wrote "Merry X-mas!" in a holiday card to my late Aunt Ella.

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