Morning Minutes: Feb. 3

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Morning Minutes: Feb. 3

Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today's Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

Word of the day

Turgid TUR-jid (adjective) Swollen; distended - dictionary.com

Website of the Day

The United States Department of Justice: Attorneys General of the United States

http://www.justice.gov/ag/aghistlist.php

See the official portrait of every U.S. attorney general in this online gallery.

Number to Know

82: Number of attorneys general the U.S. has had since the establishment of the office in 1789.

This Day in History

Feb. 3, 2005: Alberto Gonzales receives U.S. Senate confirmation and becomes the first Hispanic U.S. attorney general.

Today's Featured Birthday

Actress Rebel Wilson (27)

Daily Quote

"The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is." - Winston Churchill