Word of the Day
boffin BOF-in (noun) a scientist or technical expert. — www.dictionary.com
Website of the Day
A community where developers and designers improve their craft through design feedback.
Number to Know
500,000: On this date in 1961, a 500,000-year-old rock is discovered near Olancha, Calif., that appears to anachronistically encase a spark plug.
This Day in History
Feb. 13, 1960: Black college students stage the first of the Nashville sit-ins at three lunch counters in Nashville, Tenn.
Today’s Featured Birthday
TV host Jerry Springer (70)
Daily Quote
“Love is when the other person’s happiness is more important than your own.” — H. Jackson Brown Jr.