White House petition asks for national holiday after the Super Bowl

Posted at 6:25 AM, Feb 04, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-04 06:25:55-05

Feeling groggy this morning after staying up to watch the Super Bowl?

Here’s an idea you’ll like.

A group called has posted a petition on the White House ‘We the People’ site asking the Obama Administration to consider declaring the Monday after the Super Bowl a national holiday.  

They believe having Monday off will promote a more productive workplace on Tuesday.

So far, 14,687 have signed the petition. It needs 100,000 signatures by February 23rd in order for the administration to consider the petition and reply.