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Word of the Day
Wane WAYN (verb) To decrease in size, extent or degree; to fall gradually from power, prosperity or influence - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Preparing for the SAT, GRE or GMAT? This site has a large collection of prep tests so you can perfect your test-taking skills. There’s also helpful information on test structure, explanations to answers so you can learn from mistakes, word lists and more.
Number to Know
74: Number of consecutive games Ken Jennings won on the TV game show “Jeopardy.” Jennings began his record-setting streak on this day in 2004.
This Day in History
June 2, 1886: President Grover Cleveland marries Frances Folsom in the White House, becoming the only president to wed in the executive mansion.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Comedian/actor Wayne Brady (40)
“To waste, to destroy our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to increase its usefulness, will result in undermining in the days of our children the very prosperity which we ought by right to hand down to them amplified and developed.” – President Theodore Roosevelt