Scroll down for their conversation, but what do you think? Is it "just" Pretzel Day vs "National" Pretzel Day? A quick Google search says October is National Pretzel Month.
At any rate, whatever you think, pretzels are always a tasty treat. See one of the best kids recipes for soft pretzels here and don't forget, my book Brother Giovanni's Little Reward: How the Pretzel Was Born is now available!