Morning Minutes May 24, 2010
Word of the Day
Sarcasm SAHR-kaz-um (noun) A sharp and often satirical or ironic utterance designed to cut or give pain; a mode of satirical wit depending for its effect on bitter, caustic and often ironic language that is usually directed against an individual; the use or language of sarcasm -- www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Fashion is Spinach
This fun blog focuses on interesting design, quirky finds and personal style. From inspiring fashion trends in magazines to cute shoes that don't cost a fortune, there's something for anyone looking to spruce up their wardrobe or apartment.
Number to Know
1830: Year when "Mary Had a Little Lamb" was published by Sarah Josepha Hale. It happened on this date that year.
This Day in History
May 24, 1935: The first night game in Major League Baseball history is played in Cincinnati, with the Cincinnati Reds beating the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 at Crosley Field.
Today's Featured Birthday
Musician Bob Dylan (69)
"I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom." - Bob Dylan