The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • Morning Minutes: Aug. 26

  • 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

    od od, ohd (noun) a hypothetical force formerly held to pervade all nature and to manifest itself in magnetism,mesmerism, chemical action, etc. — www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    Thought Catalog


    “Thoughts” are compiled on thoughtcatalog.com — basically, stories of interest. Several authors contribute entertainment posts and musings on people in the news.

    Number to Know

    19: On this day in 1920, the 19th amendment to United States Constitution takes effect, giving women the right to vote.

    This Day in History

    Aug. 26, 1970: The then-new feminist movement, led by Betty Friedan, leads a nationwide Women's Strike for Equality.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Actress Melissa McCarthy (43)

    Daily Quote

    “To change what you get you must change who you are.” - Vernon Howard

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