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Article of the Day

Idiom of the Day

get the green light

To receive permission to proceed with some action or task. Likened to the green light of a traffic signal.

Quote of the day

The desire of power in excess caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge in excess caused man to fall.
Francis Bacon
(1561-1626)

This Day in history

Today's Birthday

Today's Holiday

Abbotsford International Air Show

Widely recognized as Canada's national air show, this three-day event is an opportunity for the aviation industry to display the latest developments in civilian aircraft. Since the first show was held in 1962, it has included aerobatic performances by the Canadian Armed Forces, the Royal Air Force, the Snowbirds Jet Team and the US Air Force's Thunderbirds. There is also a large banquet featuring well-known personalities in the aviation and aerospace fields. The show is held at the airport in Abbotsford, British Columbia, and is regularly attended by upwards of 200,000 people. More...

Word of the Day

pedicab

Definition: A tricycle (usually propelled by pedaling); used in the Orient for transporting passengers for hire.
Synonyms: cycle rickshaw