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

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.