Light Rain and 42 F at Pittsburgh - Allegheny County Airport, PA
Winds are from the West at 11.5 gusting to 23.0 MPH (10 gusting to 20 KT). The pressure is 1006.7 mb and the humidity is 92%.The wind chill is 36. Last Updated on Oct 17 2019, 6:53 am EDT. More...
The First British Open Is Held in Scotland (1860) The Open Championship of the British Isles, or the Open, is the oldest and one of the most prestigious golf championship tournaments in the world. It began in 1860 at Scotland's Prestwick course and is now rotated among select courses in England and Scotland. The first tournament was won by Willie Park, who also recorded the tournament's highest single-hole stroke total—21. Though today the Open has a multimillion-dollar prize fund, there was no prize money initially. Instead, Park won what? Discuss More...
'Smilies' are small graphical images that can be used to convey an emotion or feeling.
If you have used email or internet chat, you are likely familiar with the smilie concept.
Certain standard strings are automatically converted into smilies.
Try twisting your head on one side if you do not 'get' smilies;
using a bit of imagination should reveal a face of some description.
If you want to disable smilies in a post that you make, you can select the 'Disable Smilies' option
when posting. This is particularly useful if you are posting program code and you do not
want ;) converted to a smilie face!