Morning Minutes: Nov. 30
Word of the Day
Hobgoblin HAHB-gahb-lin (noun) A mischievous goblin; a source of fear, perplexity or harassment -www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Mark Twain’s birthday
Today is Mark Twain’s birthday. Visit this site to learn about his life, his accomplishments, his influence on today’s culture and more. Plus, read about what exhibits are being featured at The Mark Twain House & Museum.
Number to Know
$2,520,700: Amount of money Ken Jennings won on “Jeopardy” during his record-breaking streak, which ended on this date in 2004.
This Day in History
Nov. 30, 1993: President Bill Clinton signs the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act (the Brady Bill) into law.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Ben Stiller (47)
“A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar.” - Mark Twain