Morning Minutes: May 30
Word of the Day
Domiciliary dah-muh-SILL-ee-air-ee (adj.) Of, relating to or constituting a domicile; provided or taking place in the home; providing care and living space (as for disabled veterans) -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
For gadget geeks, this site provides news on the latest technology to hit the market, from iPods to BlackBerrys to plasma TVs. Get reviews of new external hard drives, digital cameras – almost anything techie.
Number to Know
52: Years that Mel Blanc provided the voice for Daffy Duck and Porky Pig, a record for animated-character voicing. Blanc, who was born on this day in 1908, also provided Bugs Bunny’s voice for almost 49 years.
This Day in History
May 30, 1868: Decoration Day (the predecessor of Memorial Day) is observed for the first time.