Morning Minutes: Feb. 18

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Morning Minutes: Feb. 18

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

Finesse fi-NESS (noun) Extreme delicacy or subtlety in action, performance, skill, discrimination, taste, etc. - dictionary.com

Website of the Day

"Saturday Night Fever" Cast: Where Are They Now?

http://news.moviefone.com/2012/12/06/saturday-night-fever-cast-now_n_2250716.html#slide=1847658

Everyone knows how things worked out for John Travolta, but see where his castmates ended up.

Number to Know

76: Number of NASCAR races Dale Earnhardt won over the course of his career.

This Day in History

Feb. 18, 2001: Dale Earnhardt is killed after crashing his car into a wall during the last lap at the Daytona 500.

Today's Featured Birthday

Actor John Travolta (59)

Daily Quote

"A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle." - Khalil Gibran