Morning Minutes: April 4
Word of the Day
Haywire HAY-wyre (adverb or adjective) Being out of order or having gone wrong; emotionally or mentally upset or out of control; crazy -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
2010 Easter Egg Roll
If you can’t make it to Washington, D.C., for all the Easter activities on the White House lawn, visit this site for fun, interactive features. This year’s event is all about first lady Michelle Obama’s health and wellness campaign.
Number to Know
630: Amount of career home runs by Ken Griffey Jr., the leader among active players. Alex Rodriguez is next with 583.
This Day in History
April 4, 1968: The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is assassinated in Memphis, Tenn.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Robert Downey Jr. (45)
“Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona.” - George Will