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
Enfant terrible ahn-fahn-teh-REE-bluh (noun) A child whose inopportune remarks cause embarrassment; a person known for shocking remarks or outrageous behavior; a usually young and successful person who is strikingly unorthodox, innovative or avant-garde - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Kind of like Netflix for books, BookSwim is an online book rental club that delivers books to your doorstep. Choose among four different price plans, create a list of books you want to read, and wait for them to arrive.
Number to Know
311.7 million: The nation's estimated population on this July Fourth. – Census.gov
This Day in History
June 28, 1997: Mike Tyson vs Evander Holyfield II – Tyson is disqualified in the 3rd round for biting a piece from Holyfield's ear.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor/director Mel Brooks (85)
“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” - Elmer Davis