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WORD OF THE DAY

Xiphoid [zif-oid] (adjective) 1. (anatomy, zoology) sword-shaped; ensiform; 2. (noun) the xiphisternum.

TV TRIVIA

On "Seinfeld," what did Kramer accuse Jerry of being in the episode "The Yada Yada"?

A. Anti-dirty

B. Anti-social

C. Anti-dentite

D. Anti-funny

(Answer at bottom of column)

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.

FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS

Movie actor Chris Hemsworth (37)

QUOTE OF THE DAY

"You will never win if you never begin." - Helen Rowland

TRIVIA ANSWER

C. Anti-dentite

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