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
Condign kun-DYNE (adjective) Deserved, appropriate - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Yellow Pages Goes Green
If you get your directory listings online, this site allows you to stop the automatic delivery of telephone books. A great amount of energy and resources are dedicated to producing and distributing phone books; opt out if you don’t need one.
Number to Know
2,597: Number of career strikeouts by Reggie Jackson, an all-time record. Mr. October was born on this day in 1946.
This Day in History
May 18, 1980: Mount St. Helens erupts in Washington, killing 57 people and causing $3 billion in damage.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actress Tina Fey (42)
“The bicycle is the most civilized conveyance known to man. Other forms of transport grow daily more nightmarish. Only the bicycle remains pure in heart.” - Iris Murdoch