Morning Minutes August 26, 2010
Word of the Day
Colloquy KAH-luh-kwee (noun) Conversation, dialogue; a high-level serious discussion; conference - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
National Dog Day
Today is National Dog Day, so head to this website, where you'll find information about the day, ways to celebrate your canine friends, listings of events in your area and much more.
Number to Know
1979: Year when Mother Teresa won the Nobel Peace Prize. Mother Teresa was born on this date in 1910.
This Day in History
Aug. 26, 1920: The 19th Amendment to the Constitution takes effect, giving women the right to vote.
Today's Featured Birthday
Actor Macaulay Culkin (30)
"Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person." - Mother Teresa