Morning Minutes: Sept. 12
Word of the Day
Grimalkin grih-MAWL-kin (noun) A domestic cat, especially an old female cat - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Today is National Grandparents Day, so head to this site to find all sorts of grandparents-related things. There are activities, crafts, gift ideas, songs and more.
Number to Know
6.4 million: The number of grandparents whose grandchildren younger than 18 lived with them in 2008, according to Census.gov.
This Day in History
Sept. 12, 1959: Premiere of “Bonanza,” the first regularly scheduled TV program presented in color.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Singer Jennifer Hudson (29)
“"My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the hell she is." - Ellen DeGeneres