Leap Day http://nhpr.org en For Leap Day Only, A Rare Newspaper Goes To Print http://nhpr.org/post/leap-day-only-rare-newspaper-goes-print At newsstands across France on Wednesday, readers will delight to a humorous broadsheet published every four years on leap day.<p>At news shops in Paris and around France, readers look forward to their copy of <em>La Bougie du Sapeur</em> every Feb. 29. Published since 1980, the satirical journal is now in its ninth edition. Its title, which translates as "sapper's candle," is taken from an old French comic-book figure who was born on that fateful last day of February.<p>Jean d'Indy is the editor and publisher of <em>La Bougie du Sapeur</em>. Wed, 29 Feb 2012 05:01:00 +0000 Eleanor Beardsley 2195 at http://nhpr.org For Leap Day Only, A Rare Newspaper Goes To Print