Morning Minutes: July 11
Word of the Day
Compadre kum-PAH-dray (noun) A close friend; buddy - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Discover, compare and reserve goods for rent online. This marketplace can connect you with more than 30,000 rental businesses so you can find the item or service that’s right for you. Check to see whether your city is on the list.
Number to Know
17: The age of the youngest player to win a World Cup championship. That player was the legendary Pelé, who also is the youngest player to score in the World Cup. Today is the World Cup final.
This Day in History
July 11, 1955: The phrase “In God We Trust” is added to all U.S. currency.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Fashion designer Giorgio Armani (76)
“Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.” - John Quincy Adams, who was born on this date in 1767.