Word of the Day

Tittup TITT-up (verb) To move in a lively manner often with an exaggerated or affected action -www.merriam-webster.com

Website of the Day

Haunted house directory

Happy Halloween! Make it a good one by filling your day with haunted houses, attractions and spooky displays. Visit this site to search by state for haunted happenings in your area, or vote for your favorite haunts for others to see. Then browse through the top 13 or 31 haunted houses in the country and visit their sites – if you dare.

Number to Know

27: Percent of people older than 65 who believe in ghosts, according to a Harris Poll.

This Day in History

Oct. 31, 1926: Harry Houdini dies of gangrene and peritonitis that developed after his appendix ruptured.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Director Peter Jackson (51)

Daily Quote

“I got a rock.” - Charlie Brown, from “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown”