Morning Minutes: April 5

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Mount Shasta Herald

Morning Minutes: April 5

Word of the Day

Punctilio puhngk-TIL-ee-oh (noun) A fine point, particular, or detail, as of conduct, ceremony, or procedure -

Website of the Day

Top 25 Winston Churchill Quotes

Read some of Winston Churchill's most memorable quotes.

Number to Know

31,420: On this day in 1984, basketabll player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar scored his 31,420th point, breaking the NBA's all-time scoring record.

This Day in History

April 5, 1955: Winston Churchill resigns as prime minister of Great Britain.

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Daily Quote

"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty." - Winston Churchill