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  • Morning Minutes: May 3

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

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  • Morning Minutes: May 3

    Word of the Day

    Andragogy AN-druh-goh-jee (noun) The methods or techniques used to teach adults - dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Artists


    James Brown, who was born on this date in 1933, is ranked number seven on Rolling Stone's list of 100 greatest artists. The complete list is available on Rolling Stone's website.

    Number to Know

    54: Age at which Willie Shoemaker won the Kentucky Derby on this date in 1986, making him the oldest jockey ever to do so.

    This Day in History

    May 3, 1961: John F. Kennedy receives honorary Doctor of Laws degree from George Washington University.

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Singer Frankie Valli (79)

    Daily Quote

    "Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army." - Edward Everett

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