Word of the Day
sessile SES-il, -ahyl (adjective) 1. Zoology. permanently attached; not freely moving. 2. Botany. attached by the base, or without any distinct projecting support, as a leaf issuing directly from the stem. — www.dictionary.com
Website of the Day
Valentine’s Day Ideas
Need some last-minute ideas for your lady love? Check out Spoonful’s suggestions.
Number to Know
150 million: According to History.com, nearly 150 million cards are exchanged each Valentine’s Day.
This Day in History
Feb. 14, 2005: YouTube is launched by a group of college students, eventually becoming the largest video-sharing website in the world and a main source for viral videos.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Simon Pegg (44)
“Everything that is beautiful and noble is the product of reason and calculation.” — Charles Baudelaire