Word of the Day
slumgullion sluhm-GUHL-yuhn, SLUHM-guhl- noun; a stew of meat, vegetables, potatoes, etc.; a beverage made weak or thin, as watery tea, coffee, or the like; the refuse from processing whale carcasses; a reddish, muddy deposit in mining sluices. — Dictionary.com
Website of the Day
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Number to Know
100: The steam locomotive City of Truro was the first steam engine in Europe to exceed 100 mph.
This Day in History
May 9, 1958: The film “Vertigo” has its world premiere in San Francisco.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Billy Joel, American singer-songwriter and pianist, 65
Daily Quote
“I think music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.” — Billy Joel