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

Minuscule MIN-uh-skyool (adj.) Written in or in the size or style of lowercase letters; very small - www.merriam-webster.com

Website of the Day


Head to this official site of Stephen King to celebrate the author’s birthday. On the site you’ll find a list of all of King’s books, information about King, forums, the latest news and much more.

Number to Know

5.3 million: Number of people in the U.S. alone who have Alzheimer’s disease, according to www.alz.org. Today is World Alzheimer's Day.

This Day in History

Sept. 21, 1981: Sandra Day O'Connor is unanimously approved by the U.S. Senate as the first female Supreme Court justice.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Author Stephen King (63)

Daily Quote

“Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative.” - H. G. Wells, who was born on this date in 1866.