Happy St. Patrick's Day to all!
St. Patrick's Day is a public holiday in Ireland, and is also celebrated in countries including Great Britain, Canada, New Zealand, and Australia -- none of these countries were treated to the special logo either.
Just as wearing green, parades, corned beef and cabbage, shamrocks, and copious drinking o' the beer in Irish pubs are part of the annual celebration, so too has been the annual special St. Patrick's Day Google Doodle:
….and logos from other search engines:
Bing posted a special picture on their homepage, pointing to searches on [leprechauns] and [st patrick day recipes]:
DuckDuckGo's signature duck got in on the fun:
Ask.com went with a background picture featuring a rainbow, with their question of the day being "What's the difference between clover and shamrock?":
Dogpile's offering, featuring the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, and urging you to celebrate with Irish flair:
St. Patrick's Day Google Doodles Through the Years: