Morning Minutes May 6, 2010
Word of the Day
Cap-a-pie kap-uh-PEE (adverb) From head to foot -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
Power of Prayer Ministry
If you're planning on participating in the National Day of Prayer, this site can help you understand the mission and history of the day, find events, watch a Webcast of the National Observance in Washington, D.C., and more.
Number to Know
1952: Year when the National Day of Prayer become official. The day recently was declared unconstitutional by a federal judge, but President Obama and many others are challenging the ruling.
This Day in History
May 6, 1937: The German zeppelin Hindenburg catches fire and is destroyed within a minute while attempting to dock at Lakehurst, N.J. Thirty-six people are killed.
Today's Featured Birthday
Actor George Clooney (49)
"A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie." - Tenneva Jordan