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 2010
Today is the beginning of Teen Read Week, so head to this American Library Association website to learn more about the day. This year’s theme is “Books with Beat @ 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 (38)
“On Halloween, the parents sent their kids out looking like me.” - Rodney Dangerfield