Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
Word of the Day
Milquetoast MILK-tohst (noun) A timid, meek or unassertive person - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Today is R.E.A.D. in America Day, so start it off right by checking out this book website, which is like a book club online. It also lets you keep track of the books you’ve read, has tips and more.
Number to Know
99: The literacy rate of U.S. citizens, according to the United Nations Development Program.
This Day in History
Sept. 25, 1911: Ground is broken for Fenway Park in Boston.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor/musician Will Smith (42)
“Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.” - William Faulkner, who was born on this date in 1897.