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Word of the Day
Thaumaturgy THAW-muh-ter-jee (noun) The performance of miracles, specifically magic -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
International Paralympic Committee
There might not be wall-to-wall media coverage of the Paralympic Winter Games, but these athletes will be competing for gold just the same. Visit this site for history of the games, athlete profiles and more. And visit www.ParalympicSport.tv to catch events streaming online.
Number to Know
64: Number of events in the X Paralympic Winter Games, which open today and run through March 21 in Vancouver.
This Day in History
March 12, 1912: The Girl Guides (later renamed the Girl Scouts) are founded.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actress/singer Liza Minnelli (64)
“A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be.” - Albert Einstein