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Today is Day 116 of 2024

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Question of the Day
How does a person get rid of slugs?
What Sign is the Moon in Today?


The Moon’s Astrological Place in the Zodiac Today

Puzzle of the Day
What is a shark’s favorite sandwich?
Word of the Day
A skysail of a triangular form. A name for the one of the fancy sails alleged to have been sometimes set above the skysail. Hence, anything usually large, high, or excessive.
Advice of the Day
Do not let any sweet-talking woman beguile your good sense with fascinations of her shape. It’s your barn she’s after. — Hesiod
Home Hint of the Day
If your lawn is troubled by summer dry spells, add clover seed in the spring. Follow instructions on the seed package. Later on, clover will help keep your lawn green during hot, dry weather.