Word of the Day, Web Site of the Day and Number to Know.
Word of the Day
Myopic mye-OH-pik (adj.) Affected by nearsightedness; lacking in foresight or discernment -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
Perfect for poets, rappers and writers in general, this site has a search engine where you can enter a word and find rhymes, synonyms, antonyms, homophones, similar-sounding words and more. It’s a one-stop search for wordsmiths.
Number to Know
60,000: Approximate number of people killed on Oct. 5, 1864, when a cyclone nearly wipes Calcutta, India, off the map.