Word of the Day

bluestocking BLOO-stok-ing , noun; a woman with considerable scholarly, literary, or intellectual ability or interest; a member of a mid-18th-century London literary circle: Lady Montagu was a celebrated bluestocking. — Dictionary.com

Website of the Day

Legends of America

www.legendsofamerica

Legends of America focuses on American history, legends, travel destinations, the Old West, Native Americans, ghost towns and more.

Number to Know

12 million: in 1991, the Solidarity movement in Poland stages a warning strike, in which at least 12 million Poles walk off their jobs for four hours.

This Day in History

March 27, 1886: Famous Apache warrior Geronimo surrenders to the U.S. Army, ending the main phase of the Apache Wars.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Quentin Tarantino, American director, screenwriter and producer, 51

Daily Quote

“The soldiers never explained to the government when an Indian was wronged, but reported the misdeeds of the Indians.” — Geronimo