Morning Minutes: April 8
Word of the Day
Deem DEEM (verb) To come to think or judge; consider; to have an opinion; believe - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Today is Easter, and if you want to learn all about the religious and secular aspects of the holiday, check out this History.com site. There are articles, videos and more on the history of the day.
Number to Know
563 B.C.: Year on this date that many believe the Buddha (aka Prince Siddhartha Gotama) was born was on.
This Day in History
April 8, 1974: Hank Aaron hits his 715th career home run to surpass Babe Ruth's 39-year-old record.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan (74)
“Why does a slight tax increase cost you $200 and a substantial tax cut save you 30 cents?” - Peg Bracken