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Word of the Day
leitmotif LYT-moh-teef (noun) in music drama, a marked melodic phrase or short passage which always accompanies the reappearance of a certain person, situation, abstract idea or allusion in the course of the play; a dominant and recurring theme. - www.dictionary.com
Website of the Day
Sort of like RateMyProfessors.com, Glassdoor allows users to dish on the pros and cons of their workplace in an effort to aid employment seekers. A tagline for employers on the site reads: “Influence job seekers at the moment they are making the decision whether or not to work for you.”
Number to Know
400: Spain possessed Puerto Rico for more than 400 years, despite attempts at capture of the island by the French, Dutch and British.
This Day in History
July 3, 1952 – The Constitution of Puerto Rico is approved by the Congress of the United States.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Tom Cruise (51)
“Things do not change; we change.” - Henry David Thoreau