Word of the Day
riposte ri-POHST (noun) 1. a quick, sharp return in speech or action; counterstroke: a brilliant riposte to an insult. 2. Fencing. a quick thrust given after parrying a lunge. (verb) 1. to make a riposte. 2. to reply or retaliate. — www.dictionary.com
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Number to Know
1968: On this date in 1968, in Haleyville, Ala., the first 911 emergency telephone system went into service.
This Day in History
Feb. 16, 2005: The National Hockey League cancels the entire 2004-2005 regular season and playoffs.
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Daily Quote
“Clever people will recognize and tolerate nothing but cleverness.” — Henri Frederic Amiel