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
Elicit ih-LISS-it (verb) To draw forth or bring out (something latent or potential); to call forth or draw out (as information or a response) -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
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Number to Know
8: Miles of cactus that separate Guantanamo Bay from the rest of Cuba. The wall is called the Cactus Curtain.
This Day in History
Feb. 23, 1903: Cuba leases Guantánamo Bay to the United States "in perpetuity."
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actress/TV host Niecy Nash (40)
“The cost of liberty is less than the price of repression.” - W. E. B. Du Bois, who was born on this date in 1868.