Morning Minutes: Jan. 18

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Cohesive koh-HEE-siv (adjective) Exhibiting or producing a condition in which people or things are closely united -

Website of the Day

Today, on the birthday of Winnie-the-Pooh creator A.A. Milne (he was born Jan. 18, 1882), head to this Pooh site, which has information about Winnie and friends, a short biography of Milne, games and more.

Number to Know

2: Number of Winnie-the-Pooh books that A.A. Milne wrote: “Winnie-the-Pooh” and “The House at Pooh Corner.”

This Day in History

Jan. 18, 1990: Washington, D.C., Mayor Marion Barry is arrested for drug possession in an FBI sting.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Actor Kevin Costner (58)

Daily Quote

“Did you ever stop to think, and forget to start again?” - A.A. Milne