Morning Minutes: May 7
Word of the Day
Conventicle kun-VEN-tih-kul (noun) An assembly of an irregular or unlawful character; an assembly for religious worship, especially, a meeting for worship not sanctioned by law; meetinghouse - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Trying to schedule a dinner with friends or a golf game with your brothers? Or maybe you need to organize a meeting with your co-workers. The calendar tool on this website makes it easy to find a time to meet.
Number to Know
32.6: Number of twin births per 1,000 total births in 2008, the highest rate on record. – Census.gov
This Day in History
May 7, 1915: World War I: German submarine SM U-20 sinks RMS Lusitania, killing 1,198 people including 128 Americans. Public reaction to the sinking turns many formerly pro-Germans in the United States against the German Empire.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Breckin Meyer (38)
“God could not be everywhere and therefore he made mothers.” - Jewish proverb