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
Glitch GLITCH (noun) A usually minor malfunction; an unexpected defect, fault, flaw or imperfection; a minor problem that causes a temporary setback, snag; a false or spurious electronic signal -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
This recipe search engine helps you find dishes you can make with what you have in your cupboard. Enter the ingredients in the search box, and you’ll be directed to suggested recipes, plus a list of any items you need to complete it.
Number to Know
2.3 million: The number of black veterans in 2008, according to www.census.gov. Additionally, 1.1 million veterans were Hispanic; 276,000 were Asian; 160,000 were American Indian or Alaska native; 27,000 were native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander; and 18.3 million were non-Hispanic white.
This Day in History
Nov. 4, 2008: Barack Obama becomes the first African-American to be elected president of the United States.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Matthew McConaughey (40)
“Freedom is never free.” - Author unknown