Morning Minutes April 22, 2010
Word of the Day
Ruthless ROOTH-lus (adj.) Having no pity; merciless, cruel -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
Earth Day Network
This "action network" will help you find a meaningful way to celebrate Earth Day. Learn about personal actions you can take to become more environmentally friendly, find events near you and discover campaigns worthy of your support.
Number to Know
40: This year is the 40th anniversary of Earth Day.
This Day in History
April 22, 2000: In a pre-dawn raid, federal agents seize 6-year-old Elin Gonlez from his relatives' home in Miami, Fla.
Today's Featured Birthday
Actor Jack Nicholson (73)
"We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children." - Native American proverb