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

Stanch STAUNCH (verb) To check or stop the flowing of; to stop the flow of blood from (a wound); to stop or check in its course; to make watertight, stop up -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day

Charity Click Donation

This site is dedicated to Web sites that allow you to give money to charities by clicking on a button and then viewing advertisers. In addition to compiling listings of participating sites, there is also a “bulk click donator.”

Number to Know

93: Percent of U.S. children who go trick-or-treating each year, according to the National Confectioners Association.

This Day in History

Oct. 25, 1983: The United States and its Caribbean allies invade Grenada, six days after Prime Minister Maurice Bishop and several of his supporters are executed in a coup d'état.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Coach Bobby Knight (69)

Daily Quote

“There are three things I have learned never to discuss with people: religion, politics and the Great Pumpkin.” - Linus Van Pelt in “It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”