The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • Morning Minutes: Oct. 24

  • 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

    snollygoster SNOL-ee-gos-ter (noun) a clever, unscrupulous person. — www.dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    Nike +
    Get running and score some major points with the Nike + website and running app. You can follow friends, set goals and improve your runs with a little extra motivation by a dancing green guy.

    Number to Know

    5 million: Drake has sold more than 5 million albums worldwide. He is one of two artists (the other being 50 Cent) that has simultaneously occupied the Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart’s top three positions.
    This Day in History
    Oct. 24, 1977: Veterans Day is observed on the fourth Monday in October for the seventh and last time. (The holiday is once again observed on Nov. 11 beginning the following year.)

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Rapper Drake (27)
    Daily Quote
    “Over every mountain there is a path, although it may not be seen from the valley.” — Theodore Roethke
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