Word of the Day
Mantic MAN-tik (adjective) Of or relating to the faculty of divination; prophetic — www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
The Daily Green
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Number to Know
45 million: Approximate number of copies sold of “The Tale of Peter Rabbit,” making it one of the best-selling books of all time. The book’s author, Beatrix Potter, was born on this date in 1866.
This Day in History
July 28, 1868: The 14th Amendment to the Constitution is passed, establishing African-American citizenship and guaranteeing due process of law.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Garfield creator Jim Davis (67)
“Way down deep, we’re all motivated by the same urges. Cats have the courage to live by them.” — Jim Davis