FEATURED VIDEO: New Year Greetings from the Zuckerbergs

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, wife Priscilla Chan, and daughter Max sent a Lunar New Year greeting via Facebook video:

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Watch video from Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook page

Learn more: Lunar New Year in the News

[NBC News] New York City Schools to Celebrate Lunar New Year with Day Off for First Time: “For years, Asian-American parents in New York City were forced to choose between keeping their children home to celebrate the first day of Lunar New Year — one of the most important holidays in Asian culture — and tarnishing their kids’ public school attendance record.”
Read more: http://www.nbcnews.com/news/asian-america/new-york-city-schools-celebrate-lunar-new-year-day-first-n508501

[LA Times] Lunar New Year is morphing into an all-American holiday with taco trucks, beatboxing and beer: “Celebrating the holiday is less about superstition than it is about celebrating ‘who we are’ ”

[Democrat & Chronicle] Celebrating Lunar New Year, Asian-American style: “Lunar New Year is traditionally celebrated for 15 days. Many families serve foods that are considered to be lucky, such as noodles for long life and fish that symbolizes having plenty to eat.”
Read more: http://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/news/2016/02/05/celebrating-lunar-new-year-asian-american-style/79300928/

Learn more: Mark Zuckerberg
[Biography] Mark Zuckerberg Biography: “In November 2015, Zuckerberg and Chan welcomed a daughter, Max, and Zuckerberg announced he would be taking two months of paternity leave to spend with his family. He and his wife also pledged in an open letter to their daughter that they would give 99 percent of their Facebook shares to charity. ”
Read more: http://www.biography.com/people/mark-zuckerberg-507402

[NBC News] Why Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Spent Years Learning Mandarin Chinese: “It’s a big, big time commitment [to learn Mandarin]. If someone spent 100 hours learning Spanish, it would take 200 to 300 hours to get to the same level in Mandarin.”
Read more: http://www.nbcnews.com/tech/social-media/why-facebooks-mark-zuckerberg-spent-years-learning-mandarin-chinese-n232266

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