Word of the Day, Web Site of the Day and Number to Know.


Word of the Day

Myopic mye-OH-pik (adj.) Affected by nearsightedness; lacking in foresight or discernment -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day

Rhyme Zone

Perfect for poets, rappers and writers in general, this site has a search engine where you can enter a word and find rhymes, synonyms, antonyms, homophones, similar-sounding words and more. It’s a one-stop search for wordsmiths.

Number to Know

60,000: Approximate number of people killed on Oct. 5, 1864, when a cyclone nearly wipes Calcutta, India, off the map.