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Newport Independent - Newport, AR
  • Morning Minutes: March 15

  • 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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  • Morning Minutes: March 15
    Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today's Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
    Word of the Day
    Balaclava bal-uh-KLAH-vuh (noun) A close-fitting, knitted cap that covers the head, neck, and tops of the shoulders, worn especially by mountain climbers, soldiers, skiers, etc.
    Website of the Day
    'Beware The Ides Of March,' And 8 Other Bad Omens In Literature
    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/15/ides-of-march-julius-caesar_n_1347990.html
    Learn about the warning signs famous literary characters saw and ignored.
    Number to Know
    $302,000: Amount of money "The Godfather," which was released on this date in 1972, made in its opening weekend.
    This Day in History
    March 15, 44 B.C.: Julius Caesar is murdered.
    Today's Featured Birthday
    Actor Kellan Lutz (27)
    Daily Quote
    "All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence." - Martin Luther King, Jr.
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