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Word of the Day
Canaille kuh-NYE (noun) Rabble, riffraff; proletarian -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
The Guide to Sleeping in Airports
Whether you’re temporarily stranded or camping out by choice, it’s possible to get a good night’s sleep in an airport. This site offers tips to keep you safe and comfortable, and you can also read reviews of airports around the world.
Number to Know
68: Percent of televisions in the U.S. that were tuned in to “I Love Lucy” on this date in 1953 to watch Lucy give birth.
This Day in History
Jan. 19, 1983: The Apple Lisa, the first commercial personal computer from Apple Inc. to have a graphical user interface and a computer mouse, is announced.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Reality-TV star/football player Junior Seau (41)
“Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our enemies - or else? The chain reaction of evil - hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars - must be broken, or else we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation.” - Martin Luther King, Jr.