Morning Minutes: Aug. 21

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Imbroglio im-brohl-yoh (noun) A confused mass; an intricate or complicated situation (as in a drama or novel); an acutely painful or embarrassing misunderstanding -- www.merriam-webster.com

Web Site of the Day

SevereStudios

www.severestudios.com

Founded by two storm chasers, this site is dedicated to informing the public about severe weather. SevereStudios provides storm-spotter reports and live on-scene video. During the 2007 tornado season, it successfully streamed live tornado video over the Internet.

Number to Know

100: Percentage of U.S. public schools with Internet access. – U.S. Census Bureau