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
Sparge SPAHRJ (verb) Sprinkle, bespatter, spray; to agitate (a liquid) by means of compressed air or gas entering through a pipe -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
Get the latest news on Facebook, Twitter and more on this extensive blog. In addition to profiles on and reviews of new Internet products and companies, there are articles on existing companies that are making an impact on the Web.
Number to Know
500 million: Estimated number of ecards that are sent each year, according to the Greeting Card Association. Today is Kiss and Make Up Day, so kiss and make up and make sure to send a card, too!
This Day in History
Aug. 25, 1916: The U.S. National Park Service is created.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Director Tim Burton (51)
“I have a problem when people say something's real or not real, or normal or abnormal. The meaning of those words for me is very personal and subjective. I've always been confused and never had a clear-cut understanding of the meaning of those kinds of words.” -- Tim Burton