Morning Minutes: April 28
Word of the Day
Wraith RAYTH (noun) The exact likeness of a living person seen usually just before death as an apparition; ghost, specter; an insubstantial form or semblance; shadow; a barely visible gaseous or vaporous column - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
I Wanna Go There
This travel and social networking site allows members to create travel guides based on their experiences. From festivals in India to stops on a Southwest road trip, this site offers suggestions on what to do and see during your trip.
Number to Know
5: Number president that James Monroe was. He also was the seventh secretary of state. Monroe was born on this date in 1758.
This Day in History
April 28, 1945: Benito Mussolini and his mistress, Clara Petacci, are executed by a firing squad consisting of members of the Italian resistance movement.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actress Penélope Cruz (38)
“The best form of government is that which is most likely to prevent the greatest sum of evil.” – President James Monroe