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Word of the Day
Flat-hat FLAT-hat (verb) To fly low in an airplane in a reckless manner; hedgehop - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Today is the birthday of Miguel de Cervantes (who was born in 1547), so why not take some time to learn more about the author of “Don Quixote.” This site has biographical information, a bibliography, articles, artwork and more.
Number to Know
1: Ranking of “Don Quixote” in a poll by The Guardian on the greatest novel of all time.
This Day in History
Sept. 29, 2005: The U.S. Senate confirms John Roberts as chief justice.
Today’s Featured Birthday
TV personality Bryant Gumbel (63)
“A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.” - Miguel de Cervantes