WORD OF THE DAY
Xiphoid [zif-oid] (adjective) 1. (anatomy, zoology) sword-shaped; ensiform; 2. (noun) the xiphisternum.
On "Seinfeld," what did Kramer accuse Jerry of being in the episode "The Yada Yada"?
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NUMBER TO KNOW
200: Growing at a rate of 2 feet per day, kelp can grow up to 200 feet long.
THIS DAY IN HISTORY
Aug. 11, 1934: A group of federal prisoners classified as "most dangerous" arrives at Alcatraz Island, a 22-acre rocky outcrop situated 1.5 miles offshore in San Francisco Bay.
Movie actor Chris Hemsworth (37)
QUOTE OF THE DAY
"You will never win if you never begin." - Helen Rowland