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Word of the Day

quillet KWIL-it (noun) a subtlety or quibble. - www.dictionary.com

Website of the Day

ManyBooks

manybooks.net

Check out, yes, many books on this site. Nearly 30,000 e-books in different formats are available for free.

Number to Know

20: On this date in 1854, Henry David Thoreau published “Walden.” Thoreau's books, articles, essays, journals and poetry total more than 20 volumes.

This Day in History

Aug. 9, 1930: Betty Boop makes her cartoon debut in “Dizzy Dishes.”

Today’s Featured Birthday

Actor Eric Bana (45)

Daily Quote

“The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege.” - Charles Kuralt