Morning Minutes: May 24
Word of the Day
Aspersion uh-SPER-zhun (noun) A sprinkling with water especially in religious ceremonies; a false or misleading charge meant to harm someone's reputation; the act of making such a charge, defamation - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Fashion is Spinach
This fun blog focuses on interesting design, quirky finds and personal style. From inspiring fashion trends in magazines to cute shoes that don’t cost a fortune, there’s something for anyone looking to spruce up their wardrobe or apartment.
Number to Know
1935: Year when the first Major League Baseball night game was played. It happened on this date in Cincinnati.
This Day in History
May 24, 1883: The Brooklyn Bridge in New York City is opened to traffic after 14 years of construction.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Musician Bob Dylan (70)
“They fell, but o'er their glorious grave
Floats free the banner of the cause they died to save.” - Francis Marion Crawford