Word of the Day
dapple DAP-uhl noun; A small contrasting spot or blotch; a mottled appearance, especially of the coat of an animal (as a horse); transitive verb: to mark with patches of a color or shade; to spot. intransitive verb: to become dappled; adjective: marked with contrasting patches or spots; dappled. Dictionary.com
Website of the Day
Sailing Scuttlebutt
Scuttlebutt is a digest of major yacht racing news, commentary, opinions, features and dock talk with a North American emphasis.
Number to Know
12: Gemini 8 was the 12th manned American space flight and first space docking with the Agena Target Vehicle.
This Day in History
March 16, 1955: Associated Press newsman Terry Anderson is taken hostage in Beirut. He is released on Dec. 4, 1991.
Todays Featured Birthday
Erik Estrada, American actor, 65
Daily Quote
I really love the karate thing I did on 'CHIPs.' I studied with a trainer because I knew wed do episodes that had karate. Erik Estrada