Besides Armistice Day as mentioned in the previous post, this is also the 50th Anniversary of Tolkien's Two Towers, the second book in his Lord of the Rings Trilogy. By the way, I took the summary for the Two Towers from Wikipedia which apparently had some problems with "editions" of George Bush and John Kerry entries just after elections. The articles appear to have been corrected. Personally, I happen to like Wikipedia, flaws and all, because it does allow for discussion of views as in the current disclaimer at the top of article on Yassar Arafat:
Not sure how this format will affect research but I don't want to discard the information here just because it doesn't fit certain parameters. What do you think?