October 9, 2012
Word of the Day
Auxiliary awg-ZILL-yuh-ree (adj.) Offering or providing help; functioning in a subsidiary capacity; constituting a reserve; supplementary - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
John Lennon: The Official Site
Are you a fan of John Lennon or The Beatles? Head to this website today, which is the birthday of Lennon (he was born in 1940). The site has news, a biography, a discography, videos, photos and more.
Number to Know
5: Ranking of John Lennon in a 2008 Rolling Stone list of greatest singers.
This Day in History
Oct. 9, 1967: A day after being captured, Marxist revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara is executed for attempting to incite a revolution in Bolivia.
Today's Featured Birthday
Actor Tony Shalhoub (59)
"If a man harbors any sort of fear, it makes him landlord to a ghost." - Lloyd Douglas