Morning Minutes June 9, 2010
Word of the Day
Translucent trans-LOO-sunt (adj.) Not transparent but clear enough to allow light to pass through; free from disguise or falseness -- www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
My Parents Were Awesome
It's hard to imagine your parents were ever cool -- riding motorcycles and hamming it up in photo booths. This site pays homage to hip parents with submitted photos; it'll inspire you to track down some fun pics of your own folks.
Number to Know
156: The number of countries that will broadcast this year's World Cup.
This Day in History
June 9, 1973: Secretariat wins the Triple Crown.
Today's Featured Birthday
Actor Johnny Depp (47)
"Family is not an important thing, it's everything." - Michael J. Fox who was born on this date in 1961.