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
Coeval koh-EE-vul (adj.) Of the same or equal age, antiquity or duration -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
This resource for road-trippers has tons of advice on how to safely travel by car, bike, motorcycle or RV. There are guides to destinations, routes and attractions, plus a funny gallery of road signs. There’s also a forum where travelers share ideas.
Number to Know
15: Age at which Tara Lipinski won a gold medal in the Winter Olympics, making her the youngest gold-medalist. The record still stands.
This Day in History
Feb. 20, 2003: During a Great White concert in West Warwick, Rhode Island, a pyrotechnics display sets the club ablaze, killing 100 and injuring more than 200 others.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Musician Rihanna (22)
“Before, young girls thought my life was perfect. Now they realize it's not. Nobody's perfect. I'm living the same human life that they are, just with a more public career. The assault came at the end of an incredible year for me, career-wise. Now I kind of look back on it as the beginning of a new era, almost like it was a wake-up call for me. It was a massive turning point for me in my life.” - Rihanna