Morning Minutes: June 9
Word of the Day
Pursy PER-see (adjective) Having a puckered appearance; purse-proud - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
My Parents Were Awesome
It’s hard to imagine your parents were ever cool -- riding motorcycles and hamming it up in photo booths. This site pays homage to hip parents with submitted photos; it’ll inspire you to track down some fun pics of your own folks.
Number to Know
4: Number of Emmy Awards won by Michael J. Fox, three for his work on “Family Ties” and one for his work on “Spin City.” Fox was born on this day in 1961.
This Day in History
June 9, 1973: Secretariat wins the Triple Crown.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Johnny Depp (48)
“Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people.” - W. C. Fields