Morning Minutes: Jan. 23

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Supererogation soo-per-air-uh-GAY-shun (noun) The act of performing more than is required by duty, obligation or need -

Website of the Day

Handwriting Personality Quiz

Today is National Handwriting Day, so why not take a moment to see what your writing says about you? This site asks you to write your signature and analyze it with a few questions, then gives you the results.

Number to Know

24: Amendment that was ratified on this date in 1964. The 24th Amendment prohibits poll taxes in national elections.

This Day in History

Jan. 23, 1986: The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts its first members: Little Richard, Chuck Berry, James Brown, Ray Charles, Fats Domino, the Everly Brothers, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Presley.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Cheap Trick singer Robin Zander (60)

Daily Quote

“The greatest ability in business is to get along with others and to influence their actions.” - John Hancock, who was born on this date in 1737.