Word of the day
A criminal or depraved person.
"Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree."
Name that element
Ytterbium (Atomic number 70)
The unreasonable pursuit of one idea.
Thought for the day
If you read a magazine in a shop without paying for it is it stealing?
On this day in 1890
Vincent van Gogh shot himself. He died two days later.
Where in the world
Can you name the country and its capital?
Mauritania. Capital city is Nouakchott.
Did you know?
Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia is the fear of long words.
What is wrong with the following sentence?
I have too go to swimming practice tonight.
I have to go to swimming practice tonight.
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Joke of the day
What do you call a bear without teeth?
A gummy bear.
In the news today...
Donald Trump has "actively encouraged" foreign powers to hack his US presidential rival Hillary Clinton, her camp says.
Pope Francis warns that a recent wave of jihadist attacks in Europe is proof that the world is "at war", but stresses that religion is not the cause.
The UK economy grew by 0.6% in the three months to the end of June, as economic growth accelerated in the run-up to the vote to leave the EU.
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