Word of the Day
twain tweyn adjective; two. — Dictionary.com
Website of the Day
Next Billion
www.nextbillion.net
For venture capitalists who operate on a global scale, this site identifies and supports sustainable business models that address the world’s problems.
Number to Know
20: In 1998, Chicago Cub Kerry Wood strikes out 20 Houston Astros to tie the major league record held by Roger Clemens. He threw a one-hitter and did not walk a batter in his fifth career start.
This Day in History
May 6, 1935: The New Deal’s Executive Order 7034 creates the Works Progress Administration.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Willie Mays, American baseball player, 83
Daily Quote
“Baseball is a game, yes. It is also a business. But what it most truly is is disguised combat. For all its gentility, its almost leisurely pace, baseball is violence under wraps.” — Willie Mays