Word of the Day
neologize nee-OL-uh-jahyz (verb) 1. to make or use new words or create new meanings for existing words. 2. to devise or accept new religious doctrines. — www.dictionary.com
Website of the Day
Apple: 30 Years of Mac
Thirty years ago, Apple introduced the Macintosh. This timeline celebrates its impact.
Number to Know
45 minutes: On this date in 1913, Pedro Lascuráin became president of Mexico for 45 minutes; this is the shortest term to date of any person as president of any country.
This Day in History
Feb. 18, 1885: “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” by Mark Twain is published in the United States.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor John Travolta (60)
“One always tends to overpraise a long book, because one has got through it.” — E. M. Forster