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Word of the Day

troubadour TROO-buh-dawr, -dohr, -door (noun) one of a class of medieval lyric poets who flourished principally in southern France from the 11th to 13th centuries, and wrote songs and poems of a complex metrical form in langue d'oc, chiefly on themes of courtly love; any wandering singer or minstrel. — www.dictionary.com

Website of the Day



Love Greek food? You’re in luck. At Athenos.com, you’ll have more recipes with feta than you know what to do with.

Number to Know

246: On this date in 1984, Dwight Gooden sets the baseball record for strikeouts in a season by a rookie with 246, previously set by Herb Score in 1954. Gooden's 276 strikeouts that season, pitched in 218 innings, set the current record.

This Day in History

Sept. 12, 2011: The 9/11 Memorial Museum opens to the public.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Singer Ben Folds (47)

Daily Quote

“We adore chaos because we love to produce order.” - M.C. Escher