NEWS

Morning Minutes: Aug. 30

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

impolitic im-POL-i-tik (adjective) not politic, expedient or judicious. — www.dictionary.com

Website of the Day

Torrentz

http://torrentz.eu/

Torrentz is a free and powerful torrent search engine combining results from dozens of popular torrent search engines.

Number to Know

10: Comedian Lewis Black has 10 CD releases, including “Anticipation” and “Stark Raving Black.”

This Day in History

Aug. 30, 1967: Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first African American Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Comedian Lewis Black (65)

Daily Quote

“A hero is one who knows how to hang on one minute longer.” - Novalis