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  • Morning Minutes: Oct. 13

  • 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

    lallygag LAH-lee-gag, LAL-ee- (verb) to spend time idly; loaf; to indulge in kisses and caresses; make love; neck. www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    The Dangers of Drug Driving


    Want to know what different effects drugs can have on your system? This educational site helps explain why you shouldn’t get behind the wheel.

    Number to Know

    69: On this date in 2010, the Copiapó mining accident in Copiapó, Chile, came to an end as all 33 miners arrive at the surface after surviving a record 69 days underground awaiting rescue.

    This Day in History

    Oct. 13, 1958: Paddington Bear, a classic character from English children's literature, makes his debut.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Singer-actress Marie Osmond (54)

    Daily Quote

    "Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend." — Theophrastus

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