'Auld Lang Syne': The meaning of what you'll be singing on New Year's Eve

auld-lang-syne.jpgIf you're out and about at midnight on New Year's Eve, chances are you'll hear people ringing in 2011 by singing -- wistfully, loudly, drunkenly -- "Auld Lang Syne."

But although you may not know it from the guys at the end of the bar slurring their way through the song, "Auld Lang Syne" actually has lyrics, and they actually mean something. 
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