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
Neologism nee-AH-luh-jiz-um (noun) A new word, usage or expression; a meaningless word coined by a psychotic -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
This relatively new search engine from Microsoft has some fun interface features to play with, plus instant answers and customizable listings of traffic reports, restaurant reviews and more. Don’t forget to check out the video and image galleries.
Number to Know
2020: The next year when Halloween night will see a full moon.
This Day in History
Oct. 23, 1958: The Smurfs debut in the story “Le flute à six schtroumpfs,” a “Johan and Peewit” adventure by Peyo that is serialized in the weekly comics magazine Spirou.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Soccer legend Pele (69)
“Nothing on Earth so beautiful as the final haul on Halloween night.” - Steve Almond