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  • Morning Minutes: May 10

  • 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 10

    Word of the Day

    Schadenfreude SHAHD-n-froi-duh (noun) Satisfaction or pleasure felt at someone else's misfortune - dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    The Full Names of 26 One-Name Celebrities


    Do you know birthday boy Bono's full name? How about Adele's? This site reveals the full names of 26 celebrities who only use one name.

    Number to Know

    9: Total years Winston Churchill spent as prime minister of Great Britain. He became prime minister on this date in 1940 after Neville Chamberlain received a vote of no confidence from Great Britain's House of Commons. He served two separate terms.

    This Day in History

    May 10, 1864: Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate States of America, is captured by Union troops.

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Singer Bono (53)

    Daily Quote

    "Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage." - Lao Tzu

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