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  • Morning Minutes: Sept. 18

  • 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

    pari passu PAH-ree PAHS-soo; Eng. PAIR-ahy PAS-oo, PAIR-ee (adverb) with equal pace or progress; side by side; without partiality; equably; fairly. www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    Windows of New York


    This project is a collection of windows that inspired a graphic designer to document them. It’s an ode to architecture and “a self-challenge to never stop looking up,” writes Jose Guizar.

    Number to Know

    72: On this date in 2009, the 72-year run of the soap opera “The Guiding Light” ends as its final episode is broadcast.

    This Day in History

    Sept. 18, 1837: Tiffany and Co. (first named Tiffany & Young) is founded by Charles Lewis Tiffany and Teddy Young in New York City. The store is called a "stationery and fancy goods emporium.”

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Jason Sudeikis (38)

    Daily Quote

    “The making of friends who are real friends is the best token we have of a man’s success in life.” - Edward Everett Hale

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