Morning Minutes: March 16

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Morning Minutes: March 16

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

Infamy IN-fuh-mee (noun) Extremely bad reputation, public reproach, or strong condemnation as the result of a shameful, criminal, or outrageous act - dictionary.com

Website of the Day

60 Second Recaps

http://www.60secondrecap.com

Never read "The Scarlet Letter"? Fear not! This website breaks down books in 60 second videos. Most of the classics are included. With videos for the plot, characters and major themes, you can become an expert on almost any book in a matter of minutes.

Number to Know

.002: Fractions of a second Ricky Craven finished ahead of Kyle Busch to win the Darlington 500 on this day on 2003, in the closest recorded finish in NASCAR history. 

This Day in History

March 16, 1850: Nathaniel Hawthorne's "The Scarlet Letter" is published.

Today's Featured Birthday

Actress Lauren Graham (46)

Daily Quote

"The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary." - Vince Lombardi