Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

Word of the Day

Predilection pred-uh-LEK-shun (noun) An established preference for something - www.merriam-webster.com

Website of the Day

Newseum
www.newseum.org

Today is Newspaper Carrier Day, so first off, take a moment to thank you carrier. Then head to Newseum, which is an online and actual museum about news (the physical museum is in Washington, D.C.). You can look at newspaper pages from all over the world, see pages from important events and more.

Number to Know

10.1 million: Number of self-employed workers in the U.S. – Census.gov

This Day in History

Sept. 4, 1998: Google is founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin, two students at Stanford University.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Singer/actress Beyoncé Knowles (29)

Daily Quote

“Without labor nothing prospers.” - Sophocles