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
Eternize ih-TER-nyze (verb) To make eternal; to prolong indefinitely; immortalize - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Salem witch trials
Learn about the Salem witch trials at the website of the official Salem witch museum. This spellbinding site is family-friendly with frequently asked question about the trials and videos of kids who wanted their questions answered, too. Read the timeline of the witchcraft accusations, shop the Salem witch gift shop and go back to 1692.
Number to Know
68: Percent of people who believe in the devil, according to a Harris Poll.
This Day in History
Oct. 28, 1919: U.S. Congress passes the Volstead Act over President Woodrow Wilson's veto, paving the way for Prohibition to begin the following January.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Joaquin Phoenix (37)
“Chocolate is like medicine - but as with medicine, the key is the proper dose. Don't overdo it.” - Edward "Grandpa" Jones