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

Meme MEEM (noun) An idea, behavior, style or usage that spreads from person to person within a culture - www.merriam-webster.com

Website of the Day

Zester Daily
www.zesterdaily.com

Independent journalists report on the latest news and information from around the globe about all aspects of food and wine. From book reviews to how to grow your own food, there is a wealth of information for anyone who cares about food.

Number to Know

3,000: Number of turtles and tortoises rescued by American Tortoise Rescue since its inception in 1990. The group sponsors World Turtle Day, which is today.

This Day in History

May 23, 1945: World War II: Heinrich Himmler, the head of the SS, commits suicide while in Allied custody.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Comedian/actor/TV host Drew Carey (53)

Daily Quote

“For love of country they accepted death.” - James A. Garfield