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Morning Minutes: Feb. 7

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Morning Minutes: Feb. 7

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

Gesticulate je-STIK-yuh-leyt (verb) To make or use gestures, especially in an animated or exited manner with or instead of speech - dictionary.com

Website of the Day

Deconstructing the Beatles

http://www.beatleslectures.com/index.html

Listen to Beatles-expert Scott Freiman analyze the band's albums and explain how the group's songwriting and production techniques helped their music still maintain its popularity today.

Number to Know

175: Total number of weeks the Beatles spent at number one on the Billboard charts over the course of their career.

This Day in History

Feb. 7, 1964: The Beatles arrive in New York at the beginning of their first trip to America, and are greeted by a crowd of screaming fans.

Today's Featured Birthday

Comedian Chris Rock (48)

Daily Quote

"Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed." - Emily Dickinson