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
Alterity awl-TAIR-uh-tee (noun) Otherness; the quality or state of being radically alien to the conscious self or a particular cultural orientation - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Want to learn about Hanukkah (aka Chanukah) or learn more than you already know? Head to this website, which has information on the Jewish holiday that begins today at sundown. There also are recipes, games and more.
Number to Know
5,000: Approximate number of ornaments that decorate the tree at the U.S. Capitol.
This Day in History
Dec. 20, 1989: United States invasion of Panama: The United States sends troops into Panama to overthrow government of Manuel Noriega.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Musician David Cook (29)
“Love is what's in the room with you at Christmas if you stop opening presents and listen.” - Author unknown