The ridiculous holiday started in the Roman Empire and has made an impact in other parts of the world as well:
- In Lithuania, virtual kisses must not be same sex.
- In Vienna, a Valentine's Day fiasco has the Church scrambling to reinforce its homophobia.
- In India, the hardline Hindus burned greeting cards--take that commercialized love.
- It's 20 percent off plastic surgery in China--no ticket, no facelift.
- In Thailand, the Centipede King married the Scorpion Queen.