Morning Minutes: June 28
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
Enfant terrible ahn-fahn-teh-REE-bluh (noun) A child whose inopportune remarks cause embarrassment; a person known for shocking remarks or outrageous behavior; a usually young and successful person who is strikingly unorthodox, innovative or avant-garde - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Kind of like Netflix for books, BooksFree is an online book rental club that delivers books to your doorstep.
Number to Know
311.7 million: The nation's estimated population on this July Fourth. – Census.gov
This Day in History
June 28, 1997: Mike Tyson vs Evander Holyfield II – Tyson is disqualified in the 3rd round for biting a piece from Holyfield's ear.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor/director Mel Brooks (87)
“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” - Elmer Davis