NEWS

Morning Minutes May 10, 2010

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Word of the Day

Tousle TOW-zul (verb) Dishevel, rumple -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day

Chintzee

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Number to Know

9: Lupus affects females more than males at a rate of 9 to 1, according to studies. Today is World Lupus Day.

This Day in History

May 10, 1994: Nelson Mandela is inaugurated as South Africa's first black president.

Today's Featured Birthday

U2 frontman Bono (50)

Daily Quote

"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others." - Nelson Mandela