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  • Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

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  • Word of the Day
    terminus TUR-muh-nuhs (noun) 1. the end or extremity of anything. 2. either end of a railroad line. 3. British. the station or the town at the end of a railway or bus route. 4. the point toward which anything tends; goal or end. — www.dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    Discogs
    www.discogs.com
    Buy rare and hard-to-find music on vinyl records and used CDs from thousands of online record stores.
    Number to Know
    2002: On this date in 2002, Kmart became the largest retailer in United States history to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
    This Day in History
    Jan. 22, 1984: The Apple Macintosh, the first consumer computer to popularize the computer mouse and the graphical user interface, is introduced during Super Bowl XVIII with its famous "1984" television commercial.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    TV host Guy Fieri (46)
    Daily Quote
    “All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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