The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • Morning Minutes: July 16

  • 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

    dandy DAN-dee (noun) something or someone of exceptional or first-rate quality; a man who is excessively concerned about his clothes and appearance; a fop (adjective) characteristic of a dandy; foppish; fine; excellent; first-rate. - www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day



    Woot! specializes in deals every day, touted at the lowest price to find anywhere online. Deals are only available until midnight CST each day, or until they sell out.

    Number to Know

    56: On this date in 1941, Joe DiMaggio hits safely for the 56th consecutive game, a streak that still stands as a MLB record.

    This Day in History

    July 16, 1969: Apollo 11, the first manned space mission to land on the Moon, is launched from the Kennedy Space Center.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Actor Will Ferrell (46)

    Daily Quote

    “Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.” - Alexander Smith

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