Morning Minutes April 8, 2010

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Word of the Day 

Wanderlust WAHN-der-lust (noun) Strong longing for or impulse towards wandering -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day

busuu.com

www.busuu.com

Learn a new language with the help of an online community of native speakers. Take courses in Spanish, French, Italian or German, then practice your new skills via videochat. The site is free but offers additional features for a fee.

Number to Know

4: Number of Masters championships Tiger Woods has won. His victories were in 2005, 2002, 2001 and 1997.

This Day in History

April 8, 1974: Hank Aaron hits his 715th career home run, surpassing Babe Ruth's 39-year-old record.

Today's Featured Birthday

Actress Patricia Arquette ("Medium") (42)

Daily Quote

"Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason." - Novalis