Morning Minutes: April 24

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Mount Shasta Herald

Morning Minutes: April 24

Word of the Day

Antebellum AN-tee-BEL-uhm (adjective) Before or existing before a war, especially the American Civil War -

Website of the Day

The Official Barbra Streisand Site

Barbra Streisand, who turns 71 today, shares her latest news, personal messages and favorite articles from around the Web on her official website. The site also has information about her tour dates and "Truth Alerts" to clear up rumors.

Number to Know

6: Months "Jane Fonda's Workout Book" spent at No. 1 on the nonfiction bestseller's list. It was in the top five for 16 more months after that.

This Day in History

April 24, 1982: Jane Fonda releases her first workout video.

Today's Featured Birthday

Singer/actress Barbra Streisand (71)

Daily Quote

"I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy and driven." - Barbra Streisand