Monday Morning Jolt: Singles Awareness Day

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Monday Morning Jolt realizes it’s the time of year when Hallmark takes over the world. Corporations cover everything in pink hearts and roses and charge you double for the privilege.

Yep, this week is Valentine’s Day, that special time of year when everything is out to remind you that whether you have a partner or not, you’re letting someone down.

Either you haven’t spent enough on gift cards and chocolates or you are a dateless loner. It’s really a lose-lose proposition, which is why Monday Morning Jolt is celebrating being single. Here are some songs that flip the bird to Valentine’s Day and its unreasonable demands.

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