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Word of the Day

Diabolical dye-uh-BAH-lih-kul (adj.) Of, relating to or characteristic of the devil; devilish --www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day

Electoral College


Want to know how the Electoral College works? Want to know why we have it and some people want to get rid of it? Head to this site, which details the history of the Electoral College.

Number to Know

365: Number of electoral votes President Barack Obama won in 2008 to become president.

This Day in History

Nov. 6, 1985: The Iran-Contra Affair: The press reveals that President Ronald Reagan had authorized the shipment of arms to Iran.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Actress Sally Field (64)

Daily Quote

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” - John F. Kennedy