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

Farrago fuh-RAH-goh (noun) A confused mixture; hodgepodge - www.merriam-webster.com

Website of the Day

Teen Read Week
http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/teenreading/trw/trw2011/home.cfm

Today is Teen Read Week, so head to this American Library Association website to learn more about the day. This year’s theme is Picture It @ your library. There are resources here for educators, librarians and more.

Number to Know

2: Today is all about second chances, as it’s Mulligan Day! A mulligan is a golf term for a do-over that doesn’t count against you.

This Day in History

Oct. 17, 1933: Albert Einstein, fleeing Nazi Germany, moves to the U.S.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Rapper Eminem (39)

Daily Quote

“On Halloween, the parents sent their kids out looking like me.” - Rodney Dangerfield