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St. James Plaindealer - St. James, MN
  • Morning Minutes: Jan. 17

  • 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
    Exemplary ig-ZEM-pluh-ree (adjective) Deserving imitation especially because of excellence; commendable; serving as a warning; serving as an example, instance or illustration - www.merriam-webster.com
    Website of the Day
    Memorize.com
    memorize.com
    Whether you’re a kid learning multiplication tables, a college student studying for exams or a professional trying to learn Spanish, this online memorization tool allows you to create flashcards, multiple choice questions and matching tests so you can study at your own pace.
    Number to Know
    730: Approximate number of cities in the U.S. that have streets named after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
    This Day in History
    Jan. 17, 1961: President Dwight D. Eisenhower delivers a televised farewell address to the nation three days before leaving office, in which he warns against the accumulation of power by the "military-industrial complex."
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    First lady Michelle Obama (49)
    Daily Quote
    “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
     
     
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