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  • Morning Minutes: July 16

  • 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
    Forebear FOR-bair (noun) Ancestor, forefather; precursor - www.merriam-webster.com
    Website of the Day
    Can’t get enough shoes? The extensive search engine at this site will help you find the exact style you need at the best price. If you know what you want, it’s so easy to find it! Check out the blog for info on footwear trends.
    Number to Know
    56: Number of consecutive games in which Joe DiMaggio had a hit, a record that stands to this day. Joltin’ Joe reached game 56 on this date in 1941.
    This Day in History
    July 16, 1945: Manhattan Project: The Atomic Age begins when the United States successfully detonates a plutonium-based test nuclear weapon at the Trinity site near Alamogordo, N.M.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Actor Will Ferrell (45)
    Daily Quote
    “I have only been funny about 74 percent of the time. Yes I think that is right. Seventy-four percent of the time.” - Will Ferrell

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