Word of the Day
Ponzu PAHN-zoo (noun) A tangy sauce made with citrus juice, rice wine vinegar and soy sauce and used especially on seafood — www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Official “Star Trek” website
Are you a “Star Trek” fan? Then you should know that today is the birthday of the original show (it debuted on NBC on this date in 1966). Head to this website to celebrate all things “Star Trek.” Even if you’re a casual fan, you’ll find something entertaining here.
Number to Know
2,996: Number of people killed in the Sept. 11 attacks.
This Day in History
Sept. 8, 1974: President Gerald Ford pardons former President Richard Nixon for any crimes Nixon may have committed while in office.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Musician Pink (33)
“Nobody could have imagined the phenomenon that ‘Star Trek’ became. It’s still almost impossible to imagine.” — William Shatner