Morning Minutes: Nov. 27
Word of the Day
Sacerdotal sass-er-DOH-tul (adj.) Of or relating to priests or a priesthood, priestly; of, relating to or suggesting religious belief emphasizing the powers of priests as essential mediators between God and mankind -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
The music store on the corner might be gone, but this site is the next best thing: a buyer and seller of used CDs, DVDs and games. Sell your used items and then search the virtual bins for bargains, new arrivals and more.
Number to Know
94: Number of establishments around the country that primarily manufactured dolls and stuffed toys in 2007; they employed 1,641 people. California led the nation with 17 locations. – Census.gov
This Day in History
Nov. 27, 1978: In San Francisco, Mayor George Moscone and openly gay City Supervisor Harvey Milk are assassinated by former supervisor Dan White.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Jaleel White, aka Urkel (33)
“Shopping is a woman thing. It's a contact sport like football. Women enjoy the scrimmage, the noisy crowds, the danger of being trampled to death and the ecstasy of the purchase.” - Erma Bombeck