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
Erstwhile ERST-wile (adverb) In the past; formerly - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Picsearch uses its own technology to create a searchable index of images on the Web. Designed to be simple, fast and accurate, the results of your search are presented as thumbnail images. The filtering system makes sure everything is family-friendly.
Number to Know
242 million: The number of turkeys expected to be raised in the United States. – Census.gov
This Day in History
Nov. 12, 2001: In New York City, American Airlines Flight 587, an Airbus A300 en route to the Dominican Republic, crashes minutes after takeoff from John F. Kennedy International Airport, killing all 260 on board and five on the ground.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actress Anne Hathaway (30)
“The Pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts. No Americans have been more impoverished than these who, nevertheless, set aside a day of thanksgiving.” - H.U. Westermayer