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Word of the Day
Polyonymous pah-lee-AH-nuh-mus (adj.) Having or known by various names -- www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Even NASCAR is going 3-D. The Coke Zero 400 from the Daytona International Speedway will be telecast in 3-D live on DirecTV and on NASCAR.com. RaceBuddy3D can help you figure out whether your computer is ready for 3-D racing.
Number to Know
138: Ranking of the frequency of the surname of our first president, George Washington, among all last names tabulated in the 2000 census. Other early presidential names that appear on the list, along with their ranking, were Adams (39), Jefferson (594), Madison (1,209) and Monroe (567). -- www.census.gov
This Day in History
July 3, 1986: President Ronald Reagan presides over the relighting of the renovated Statue of Liberty.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Tom Cruise (48)
“The cement of this union is the heart-blood of every American.” - Thomas Jefferson