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
Phatic FATT-ik (adj.) Of, relating to or being speech used for social or emotive purposes rather than for communicating information - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Visit the alluring yet disturbing world of the vampire. This site lists everything to know about today’s blood-sucking creatures of the night: latest vampire movies, vampire news, vampire writing contests, vampire readings, vampire history and so much more. This is the one-stop shop for everything vampire - just don’t let it suck the life out of you.
Number to Know
1,814: Number of costume rental and formal wear establishments across the nation in 2008. – Census.gov
This Day in History
Oct. 26, 2001: The U.S. passes the Patrtiot Act into law.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (63)
“Research tells us 14 out of any 10 individuals likes chocolate.” - Sandra Boynton