Quote of the Day
"Respect yourself if you would have others respect you."
Writing Prompt of the Day
Would You Consider Deleting Your Facebook Account?
Day's Conversation Starter
When was the last time you went to a movie theater?
Joke of the Day
Why do eggs hate jokes?
The answer cracks them up!
Top Fun Fact
Paraskavedekatriaphobia is the fear of Friday the 13th.
A few famous people are stricken with this absurd phobia, such as Franklin Roosevelt, and surprisingly enough, Stephen King.
Silphium, also known as laserwort, was a plant that was once an effective and extremely popular contraceptive; Pliny, sounding like a guy who totally understands women’s periods, noted that it could “promote the menstrual discharge.” Unfortunately it was so popular that it was harvested into extinction. Some researchers even speculate that the shape of the plant is what gives us the traditional heart shape we use to denote love and romance today.