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

Zeroth ZEE-rohth (adjective) Being numbered zero in a series; of, relating to or being a zero -www.merriam-webster.com

Website of the Day

Claude Monet
www.ibiblio.org/wm/paint/auth/monet

Today is the birthday of Claude Monet, and if you’re interested in learning more about the painter or his paintings, head to this WebMuseum site. Here you can view Monet’s paintings, get biographical information, find out where Monet’s paintings are displayed and more.

Number to Know

23.6 million: People in the United States who have diabetes. Today is World Diabetes Day. -www.diabetes.org

This Day in History

Nov. 14, 1991: In Royal Oak, Mich., a fired United States Postal Service employee goes on a shooting rampage, killing four and wounding five before committing suicide.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice (58)

Daily Quote

“Thanksgiving Day is a jewel, to set in the hearts of honest men; but be careful that you do not take the day, and leave out the gratitude.” - E.P. Powell