A thought for the day: Ralph Waldo Emerson advised, Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.Copyright 2013 by United Press International
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A thought for the day: Edward W. Howe said, If you don't learn to laugh at troubles, you won't have anything to laugh at when you grow old.
On this date in history:
In 1506, the cornerstone was placed for St. Peter's Basilica in Rome.
In 1775, American patriot Paul Revere began his famous ride through the Massachusetts countryside, crying...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Italian Duchess Lucrezia Borgia in 1480
- lawyer Clarence Darrow in 1857
- conductor Leopold Stokowski in 1882
- musician Clarence Gatemouth Brown in 1924
Today is Saturday, April 18, the 108th day of 2015 with 257 to follow.
The moon is new. Morning stars are Neptune, Uranus and Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury and Venus.