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

Thaumaturgy THAW-muh-ter-jee (noun) The performance of miracles, specifically magic -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day

International Paralympic Committee
paralympic.org

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)

Daily Quote

“A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be.” - Albert Einstein