Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

Word of the Day

Werewolf WAIR-woolf (noun) A person transformed into a wolf or capable of assuming a wolf's form - www.merriam-webster.com

Website of the Day

Text Messages from Santa
www.textsanta.net

Today’s tech-savvy children might be too old to sit on Santa’s lap, but they might enjoy receiving a text message from Santa Claus. It costs a few dollars, but $1 from every child registered benefits the March of Dimes.

Number to Know

70: Percent of winter-storm deaths that happen in automobiles, according to www.erh.noaa.gov. So be safe this winter and try to stay off the roads during storms.

This Day in History

Dec. 21, 1988: A bomb explodes on board Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, killing 270.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Actor Samuel L. Jackson (63)

Daily Quote

“Christmas is forever, not for just one day,
for loving, sharing, giving, are not to put away
like bells and lights and tinsel, in some box upon a shelf.
The good you do for others is good you do yourself.” - Norman Wesley Brooks