Word of the Day
schuss shoos 1. Skiing. to execute a schuss. (noun) a straight downhill run at high speed. — www.dictionary.com
Website of the Day
The Source
Filmed conversations about creativity in the 21st century, featuring pioneers in different artistic disciplines.
Number to Know
1933: On this date in 1933, the Blaine Act ended Prohibition in the United States.
This Day in History
Feb. 17, 1996: In Philadelphia, Pa., world champion Garry Kasparov beats the Deep Blue supercomputer in a chess match.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran (23)
Daily Quote
“Ideas shape the course of history.” — John Maynard Keynes