Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
Word of the Day
Armistice AHR-muh-stus (noun) Temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement between the opponents; truce - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
If you are thinking that getting your finances in order would make for a good New Year’s resolution, this website can help you achieve it. With your permission, this service combines all your financial information into one easy-to-manage tool that helps take the confusion out of money management.
Number to Know
78: Percent of real Christmas trees that are bought precut, according to www.christmastree.org.
This Day in History
Dec. 11, 2008: Bernard Madoff is arrested and charged with securities fraud in a $50 billion Ponzi scheme.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Sen. John Kerry (67)
“Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmas-time.” - Laura Ingalls Wilder