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Word of the Day
compunction kuhm-PUHNK-shuhn (noun) 1. Anxiety or deep unease proceeding from a sense of guilt or consciousness of causing pain. 2. A sting of conscience or a twinge of uneasiness; a qualm; a scruple. — www.dictionary.com
Website of the Day
Millions of people use Flipboard to read and collect the news they care about, curating their favorite stories into their own magazines on any topic imaginable.
Number to Know
$1.5 billion: On this date in 1980, U.S. President Jimmy Carter authorized legislation giving $1.5 billion in loans to bail out the Chrysler Corporation.
This Day in History
Jan. 7, 1948: Kentucky Air National Guard pilot Thomas Mantell crashes while in pursuit of a supposed UFO.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor David Caruso (58)
“One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.” — Antonio Porchia