Quote of the Day
"The only thing more dangerous than ignorance is arrogance."
Writing Prompt of the Day
Do You Hang Out in the Park?
Joke of the Day
Why did the turkey cross the road?
To prove he wasn't chicken!
Day's Conversation Starter
Have you ever spoke in front of a large group of people? How did it go?
Top Fun Fact
A lion’s roar can be heard from 5 miles away.
To be more specific, a lion can roar as loud as 114 decibels, which is roughly 25 times louder than a gas-powered lawnmower.
From 1912 to 1948, the Olympic Games held competitions in the fine arts. Medals were given for literature, architecture, sculpture, painting, and music. Naturally, the art created was required to be Olympic-themed. According to the founder of the modern Olympics, Pierre de Frédy, the addition of the arts was necessary because the ancient Greeks used to hold art festivals alongside the games. Before the art events were eventually removed, 151 medals were awarded.