Riddle of the Day

Friday’s Riddle Answer: 9
Riddle of the Day: You cannot taste me unless you undress me. What am I?

Fun Fact of the Day

Fun Fact of the Day: Instead of a proper tongue, giant squids use a “Radula.” This organ rests inside their beaks and is covered with seven rows of denticles—sharp, toothy, backwards-pointing protrusions.

On this Day in History

On this Day in History in 1883: “Buffalo Bill” Cody puts on his 1st Wild West Show.
On this Day in History in 1006: Supernova observed by Chinese & Egyptians in constellation Lupus.
On this Day in History in 1969: Leonard Tose bought the NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles for $16,155,000.

Word of the Day

Word of the Day: Fey
Pronunciation: /fay/
Definition: (adj)
1) Marked by a foreboding of death or calamity
2) Marked by an otherworldly air or attitude
3) Crazy, touched
4) Excessively refined : precious
5) Quaintly unconventional : campy
6) Having supernatural powers of clairvoyance
Etymology: Old English fǣge (in the sense ‘fated to die soon’).

Fun Fact of the Day

Fun Fact of the Day: The largest dwarf planet in the solar system is Pluto followed by Eris, Makemake, Haumea, with the smallest being Ceres. The order of the dwarf planets from closest to Sun outwards is Ceres, Pluto, Haumea, Makemake, with Eris being the furthest from the Sun.