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
Cantankerous kan-TANK-uh-rus (adj.) Difficult or irritating to deal with -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
All Left Turns
This blog, targeted toward men, covers breaking NASCAR news and provides in-depth analysis, cutting-edge commentary and racing gossip. Anything NASCAR-related is fair game. Fans can share photos, swap tailgating tips and write driver and race profiles.
Number to Know
19: Number amendment that gave women in the United States the right to vote, which was passed on Aug. 26, 1920.
This Day in History
Aug. 26, 1971: The U.S. Congress declares Aug. 26 Women's Equality Day in recognition of the 19th Amendment.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Macaulay Culkin (29)
“I did 14 movies in six years, I had a cartoon TV show, and I don't want to do that again. I just want to make unique pieces of art. That's why I quit everything when I was 14 and sat around for eight years before I did another movie.” -- Macaulay Culkin