Word of the Day, Web Site of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

Word of the Day

Dally DAL-ee (verb) To act playfully, especially to play amorously; to deal lightly; to waste time; linger, dawdle -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day


There are plenty of “mommy blogs” out there, but what about the dads? This blog is full of parenting tips (often accompanied by humorous stories), fun videos, shopping advice (yes, really), commentary and more.

Number to Know

36 million: Approximate number of people who watched last year’s Academy Awards. That was up about 4 million from 2008.

This Day in History

March 5, 1933: Great Depression: President Franklin D. Roosevelt declares a "bank holiday," closing all banks and freezing all financial transactions.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Actor Dean Stockwell (74)

Daily Quote

"I'd be lying if I haven't made a version of this speech before. I think I was probably eight years old and staring into the bathroom mirror and this would have been a shampoo bottle. Well it's not a shampoo bottle now." - Kate Winslet during her acceptance speech at the 2009 Oscars for Best Actress.