A thought for the day: William D. Brown said, Failure is an event, never a person.Copyright 2013 by United Press International
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A thought for the day: U.S. President Ronald Reagan said, You can accomplish much if you don't care who gets the credit.
On this date in history:
In 1819, Singapore was founded with the establishment of a British East India Co. trading post.
In 1865, Gen. Robert E. Lee was appointed commander in chief of the armies of ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- England's Queen Anne in 1665
- statesman Aaron Burr in 1756
- Confederate Gen. J.E.B. Stuart in 1833
- baseball great George Herman Babe Ruth in 1895
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Today is Saturday, Feb. 6, the 37th day of 2016 with 329 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Mercury and Venus. Evening stars are Mars, Saturn, Jupiter, Uranus and Neptune.
On February 6th, 1840, the Treaty of Waitangi, the founding document of New Zealand, was signed.
A thought for the day: You can talk without saying a thing. I don't ever want to be that type of person. -- Charles Barkley