Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today's Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

 



Morning Minutes: Jan. 7



Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today's Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.



Word of the Day



Momentous mo-men-tous (adjective) Important, consequential. - www.merriam-webster.com



Website of the Day



Can I Vote?



http://www.canivote.org



Run by the National Association of Secretaries of State, this nonpartisan site allows eligible voters to look up when and how they can vote.



Number to Know



93 million: Number of eligible Americans who did not vote in the 2012 presidential election.



This Day in History



January 7, 1789: The United States of America holds its first presidential election; George Washington wins.



Today's Featured Birthday



Actor Jeremy Renner (42)



Daily Quote



"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time." - Thomas A. Edison