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  • Morning Minutes: July 14

  • 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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  • Word of the Day

    fen fen (noun) low land covered wholly or partially with water; boggy land; a marsh; the Fens, a marshy region in England. - www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day



    This music website offers music to listen to for free, unlimited. Choose from a catalog of more than 16 million items, take on the go and share with friends on social media.

    Number to Know

    500: This isn’t Monopoly money — On this date in 1969, the U.S. $500 bill, along with $1,000, $5,000 and $10,000 bills, are officially withdrawn from circulation.

    This Day in History

    July 14, 1789: In the French Revolution, citizens of Paris storm the Bastille.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Actor Matthew Fox (47)

    Daily Quote

    Last week most of us were strangers. But we're all here now. And God knows how long we're going to be here. But if we can't live together, we're gonna die alone.” - Jack Shephard (as played by Matthew Fox) on TV’s “Lost”

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