Word of the day, history, interesting website, number to know, celebrity birthday, and the quote of the day
Word of the Day
Journeyman, JER-nee-mun (noun). A worker who has learned a trade and works for another person; an experienced reliable worker, athlete or performer -- www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Celebrate Harry Houdini’s birthday by reading about the magician made famous by his stunning escapes. Once you’re done learning about Houdini and his act, browse the site to find your own tools to start making magic.
Number to Know
2011: Anticipated release date for the movie “The Secret Life of Houdini,” a film that is expected to be in the vein of the recent “Sherlock Holmes” movie.
This Day in History
March 24, 1989: In Prince William Sound in Alaska, the Exxon Valdez spills 240,000 barrels of petroleum after running aground.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Football star Peyton Manning (34)
“I always thought that record would stand until it was broken.” - Yogi Berra