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  • Morning Minutes: Sept. 4

  • 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

    psaltery SAWL-tuh-ree (noun) an ancient musical instrument consisting of a flat sounding box with numerous strings which are plucked with the fingers or with a plectrum. — www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day



    Build your own website using a template, with a free domain to put your brand to work for portfolios, businesses, restaurants and more.

    Number to Know

    7: On this date in 1972, Mark Spitz becomes the first competitor to win seven medals at a single Olympic Games.

    This Day in History

    Sept. 4, 1998: Google is founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin, two students at Stanford University.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Damon Wayans (53)

    Daily Quote

    “The praise that comes from love does not make us more vain, but more humble.” - James M. Barrie

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