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
Fraternize FRAT-er-nyze (verb) To associate or mingle as brothers or on fraternal terms; to associate on close terms with members of a hostile group especially when contrary to military orders; to be friendly or amiable - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Celebrate Harry Houdini’s birthday by reading about the magician made famous by his stunning escapes. Once you’re done learning about Houdini and his act, browse the site to find your own tools to start making magic.
Number to Know
1.7 million: Number of people who died from tuberculosis in 2009, according to the World Health Organization. Today is World Tuberculosis Day.
This Day in History
March 24, 1989: Exxon Valdez oil spill: In Prince William Sound in Alaska, the Exxon Valdez spills 240,000 barrels (42,000 m³) of petroleum after running aground.
Today’s Featured Birthday
NFL star Peyton Manning (36)
“A hot dog at the ballgame beats roast beef at the Ritz.” - Humphrey Bogart