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
Adversary AD-ver-sair-ee (noun) One that contends with, opposes or resists; enemy - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
If you decide to get out of the house and go to a restaurant, never do so without a coupon. This site is known for its $10-for-$25 gift certificates, but some locations offer a range of deals as low as $5 or as high as $100. It’s easy to find local participating restaurant, just type in your ZIP code to get started.
Number to Know
3: Number of men in the famous Iwo Jima picture (see below) who were killed during the battle.
This Day in History
Feb. 23, 1945: World War II: During the Battle of Iwo Jima, a group of U.S. Marines and a U.S. Navy Corpsman reach the top of Mount Suribachi on the island and are photographed raising the American flag. The photo would win a Pulitzer Prize and become the model for the national USMC War Memorial.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor/comedian Aziz Ansari (29)
“Believe in life! Always human beings will live and progress to greater, broader, and fuller life.” - W.E.B. DuBois, who was born on this date in 1868.