Word of the Day
Raconteur ra-kahn-TER (noun) A person who excels in telling anecdotes — www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Spells and potions website
Find all the recipes for any kind of spell you can think of. Whether you want to cast a love spell on someone special or put a hex on your enemies, this site has step-by-step instructions to ensure that the dark magic works. Find books to read and general information about this world of enchanting mystery.
Number to Know
58: Of people who believe in ghosts, 58 percent are women, according to a Harris Poll.
This Day in History
Oct. 30, 1945: Jackie Robinson of the Kansas City Monarchs signs a contract for the Brooklyn Dodgers to break the baseball color barrier.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Soccer legend Diego Maradona (52)
“There are three things I have learned never to discuss with people: religion, politics and the Great Pumpkin.” — Linus from “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”