Morning Minutes: May 11

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Haphazard hap-HAZZ-erd (adjective) Marked by lack of plan, order or direction -

Website of the Day


It seems like every couple is creating a website dedicated to the big day. If you’re planning a wedding, check out this site, which lets you share wedding-day details, photos and more.

Number to Know

1,500: Approximate number of paintings Salvador Dali composed in his lifetime. He was born on this date in 1904.

This Day in History

May 11, 1997: IBM Deep Blue, a chess-playing supercomputer, defeats Garry Kasparov in the last game of the rematch, becoming the first computer to beat a world-champion chess player in a classic match format.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Soccer star Andres Iniesta (27)

Daily Quote

“Hospitality is making your guests feel at home, even if you wish they were.” - Author unknown