A thought for the day: it was the Roman poet Ovid who advised, Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be fish.Copyright 2013 by United Press International
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A thought for the day: Robert F. Kennedy said, The purpose of life is to contribute in some way to making things better.
On this date in history:
In 1818, Illinois was admitted as the 21st state in the United States.
In 1833, Oberlin College in Ohio, the first truly coeducational college in the United States, opened ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Presidential portrait painter Gilbert Stuart in 1755
- Civil War-era Gen. George B. McClellan in 1826
- U.S. Weather Bureau meteorologist Cleveland Abbe, who ...Read More
Today is Saturday, Dec. 3, the 338th day of 2016 with 28 to follow.
The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Jupiter and Saturn. The evening stars are Mercury, Venus, Mars, Neptune, and Uranus.
On December 3rd, 1904, the Jovian moon Himalia was discovered.
A thought for the day: The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world but if they don't play together the club won't be worth a dime. -- Babe Ruth<...Read More