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Word of the Day
Desolate DESS-uh-lut (adj.) Devoid of inhabitants and visitors; deserted; joyless, disconsolate and sorrowful through or as if through separation from a loved one; showing the effects of abandonment and neglect; dilapidated; barren, lifeless; devoid of warmth, comfort or hope -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
First on Mars
For those looking to watch television on their computer, this site helps you find, organize and share network TV shows that are streamed free on the Web. Gathering shows from more than 60 sources, you’re sure to find what you like.
Number to Know
7: Most Wimbledon men’s championships won, a record held by Pete Sampras and W.C. Renshaw.
This Day in History
June 29, 2006: The U.S. Supreme Court rules in Hamdan v. Rumsfeld that President George W. Bush's plan to try Guantanamo Bay detainees in military tribunals violates U.S. and international law.
Today’s Featured Birthday
NASCAR driver Jeff Burton (42)
“If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself that you are not poet enough to call forth its riches; for the Creator, there is no poverty.” -- Rainer Maria Rilke