Morning Minutes: May 1

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Mount Shasta Herald

Morning Minutes: May 1

Word of the Day

Obfuscate OB-fuh-skeyt (verb) To confuse, bewilder, or stupefy -

Website of the Day

AFI's 100 Years ... 100 Movies - 10th Anniversary Edition

"Citizen Kane" took the number one spot on the American Film Institute's list of the 100 best movies; see which movies were in the other 99 spots.

Number to Know

939: The Oakland Athletics' Rickey Henderson stole his 939th base on this date in 1991, breaking the previous record. He would steal a total of 1,406 bases in his career.

This Day in History

May 1, 1941: Orson Welles' "Citizen Kane' debuts at the RKO Palace Theater.

Today's Featured Birthday

Country singer Tim McGraw (46)

Daily Quote

"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire." - William Butler Yeats