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Word of the Day

Woebegone WOH-bih-gahn (adjective) Strongly afflicted with woe, woeful; exhibiting great woe, sorrow or misery; being in a sorry state - www.merriam-webster.com

Website of the Day

Online arcade

Play all those arcade and board games you love on the computer – for free! Classic games are renamed (presumably for copyright reasons), but the knock-offs are similar. Did we mention it’s free?

Number to Know

422: Number of U.S. establishments that manufactured nonchocolate confectionary products in 2008. These establishments employed 16,860 people. California led the nation in this category, with 47 establishments. – Census.gov

This Day in History

Feb. 8, 1910: The Boy Scouts of America is incorporated by William D. Boyce.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Composer John Williams (79)

Daily Quote

“Loving is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction.” - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry