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  • Morning Minutes: Oct. 14

  • Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

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  • Word of the Day

    bluestocking BLOO-stok-ing (noun) a woman with considerable scholarly, literary or intellectual ability or interest; a member of a mid-18th-century London literary circle. www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    Just a Reflektor


    If you haven’t seen the visual art project by Vincent Morisset for Arcade Fire’s new album, go check it out now.

    Number to Know

    1908: On this date in 1908, The Chicago Cubs defeated the Detroit Tigers, 2-0, clinching the World Series. It would be their last one to date.

    This Day in History

    Oct. 14, 1884: The American inventor George Eastman receives a U.S. Government patent on his new paper-strip photographic film.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Singer-songwriter Usher (35)

    Daily Quote

    “I don't care what anybody says about me as long as it isn't true.” — Truman Capote

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