The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • Morning Minutes: July 20

  • 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

    farrago fuh-RAH-go; fuh-RAY-go (noun) a confused mixture; an assortment; a medley. - www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    Daily Rotation


    Daily Rotation lets you set a list of your favorite sites, providing you with the top headlines of the day from those sites. It recommends a variety of sites to follow, but users can enter their own web addresses, too.

    Number to Know

    19.4 million: At its peak ratings in the second season, TV show “Grey’s Anatomy,” starring Ellen Pompeo, Katherine Heigl and Sandra Oh, attracted an average of 19.4 million viewers per episode.

    This Day in History

    July 20, 2012: During a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises,” a gunman opens fire at a movie theater in Aurora, Colo., killing 12 people and injuring 58.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Actress Sandra Oh (42)

    Daily Quote

    “We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.” - Khalil Gibran

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