Word of the Day
Qualm KWAHM (noun) A sudden attack of illness, faintness or nausea; a sudden fear; a feeling of doubt or indecision in matters of right and wrong - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Thanksgiving food and recipes
Today is a good day to plan your Thanksgiving meal. Visit this site to get the dish on recipes for stuffing, pies, potatoes, cranberries, desserts, vegetables and more. Step-by-step instructions, vivid photos, consumer reviews and ratings make it easier to prepare for this feast.
Number to Know
3: Number of places in the United States named after the holiday's traditional main course. Turkey, Texas, was the most populous in 2009, with 445 residents, followed by Turkey Creek, La., (362) and Turkey, N.C. (272). There are also nine townships around the country named Turkey, three in Kansas. - Census.gov
Today's Featured Birthday
Actress Scarlett Johansson (26)
This Day in History
Nov. 22, 1963: In Dallas, President John F. Kennedy is killed and Texas Gov. John B. Connally is seriously wounded by Lee Harvey Oswald.
""They have killed my husband. I have his brains in my hand." - First lady Jacqueline Kennedy after her husband was shot.