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Word of the Day

    Farraginous fuh-RAJ-uh-nus (adjective) Consisting of a confused mixture; formed of various materials in no fixed order or arrangement -

    Website of the Day

    Larry King's birthday

    Today is the birthday of Larry King, as well as the birthday of Meg Ryan, Jody Foster and Kerri Strug. Read up on all these celebrities' struggles, accomplishments and history on this biography website.

    Number to Know

    3, 4: The third and fourth people to walk on the moon were Pete Conrad and Alan Bean. It happened on this date in 1969 as part of the Apollo 12 expedition.

    This Day in History

    Nov. 19, 1990: Pop group Milli Vanilli are stripped of their Grammy Award because the duo did not sing at all on the "Girl You Know It's True" album. Session musicians had provided all the vocals.

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Actress Meg Ryan (49)

    Daily Quote

    "He who thanks but with the lips

    Thanks but in part;

    The full, the true Thanksgiving

    Comes from the heart." - J.A. Shedd