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  • Morning Minutes: Aug. 13

  • 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

    bemused bih-MYOOZD (adjective) bewildered or confused; lost in thought; preoccupied. — www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    The Onion

    www.theonion.com

    Need a pick-me-up? Check out this popular entertainment magazine, which has more satire than it knows what to do with.

    Number to Know

    15: TV’s “Mad Men,” starring Jon Hamm and John Slattery, has received 15 Emmys to date, including being the first and only basic cable series to win the Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series, winning it in each of its first four seasons in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.

    This Day in History

    Aug. 13, 1969: The Apollo 11 astronauts are awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Richard Nixon.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Actor John Slattery (51)

    Daily Quote

    “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.” — Abraham Lincoln

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