Word of the Day, Web Site of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
Word of the Day
Limn LIM (verb) To draw or paint on a surface; to outline in clear sharp detail, delineate; describe -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
The 100 Scariest Movie Scenes
Pop-culture Web site retroCRUSH details 100 of the scariest movie scenes of all time. Originally created in 2003 and updated in 2007, each entry has an image, description and, if possible, a video clip. These are scary, so adults should check out the site first.
Number to Know
35 million: Estimated pounds of candy corn that are produced each year. Today is National Candy Corn Day, so make sure to grab a bag for trick-or-treaters (and yourself!).
This Day in History
Oct. 30, 1944: Anne Frank and her sister Margot Frank are deported from Auschwitz to the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor/author Henry Winkler (64)
“Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen,
Voices whisper in the trees, ‘Tonight is Halloween!’" - Dexter Kozen