Word of the Day, Web Site of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
Word of the Day
Diurnal dye-ER-nul (adj.) Recurring every day; of, relating to or occurring in the daytime -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
Clark Kent’s Lunchbox
This former business executive turned stay-at-home dad details the adventures he’s found as a man, a husband, and a stay-at-home, divorced father. There are videos, reviews, essays and plenty of parenting-related humor.
Number to Know
1: Amelia Earhart, who was born on this day in 1897, set all kinds of firsts, including becoming the first person to cross the U.S. in an autogyro, the first woman to fly the Atlantic solo and the first woman to receive the Distinguished Flying Cross.
This Day in History
July 24, 1969: Apollo 11 splashes down safely in the Pacific Ocean.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez (40)
“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward.” -- Amelia Earhart