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  • Morning Minutes: May 5

  • 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 5

    Word of the Day

    Assonance AS-uh-nuhns (noun) Resemblance of sounds, also called a vowel rhyme - dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    Top 10 James Bond Theme Songs


    Birthday girl Adele's "Skyfall" is on the list, along with nine other songs from the James Bond franchise.

    Number to Know

    100 million: "Spider-Man" became the first movie to make more than $100 million in its opening weekend in this date in 2002.

    This Day in History

    May 5, 1961: Navy Commander Alan Bartlett Shepard Jr. becomes the first American to travel into space.

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Singer Adele (25)

    Daily Quote

    "This world is but a canvas to our imagination." - Henry David Thoreau

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