Morning Minutes: July 18
Word of the Day
Reprehensible rep-rih-HEN-suh-bul (adjective) Worthy of or deserving blame or condemnation - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
On this intriguing blog, Jessica Hagy posts a small chart, graph or Venn diagram each weekday that offers introspective and sharp conclusions on the relationships between things. From pop culture to school to politics, the insights are smart.
Number to Know
27: Years that Nelson Mandela spent in prison during apartheid.
This Day in History
July 18, 1976: Nadia Comaneci became the first person in Olympic Games history to score a perfect 10 in gymnastics. It happened at the 1976 Summer Olympics.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Nelson Mandela (94)
“We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right.” - Nelson Mandela