Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

Word of the Day
phantasmagoric fan-tax-muh-GAWR-ik, -GOR- (adjective) having a fantastic or deceptive appearance, as something in a dream or created by the imagination; having the appearance of an optical illusion, especially one produced by a magic lantern; changing or shifting, as a scene made up of many elements. — www.dictionary.com

Website of the Day
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
www.va.gov
Discover the history of Veterans Day, Nov. 11, at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website. Find memorials, veterans services, special events and more.

Number to Know
2,500: David L. Cook has written more than 2,500 songs, including “Drop that Rock,” which was featured on his album “In the Middle of It All” and garnered a Dove Award nomination for Christian Country Album of the Year in 1999.

This Day in History
Nov. 11, 1993: A sculpture honoring women who served in the Vietnam War is dedicated at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Today’s Featured Birthday
Singer-comedian David L. Cook (45)

Daily Quote
“We carry within us the wonders we seek without us.” — Thomas Browne