• Morning Minutes: Sept. 11

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

    • email print
  • Word of the Day

    malapropos mal-ap-ruh-POH (adjective) unseasonable; unsuitable; inappropriate (adverb) n an inappropriate or inopportune manner; unseasonably. www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day



    With “Where Does My Tweet Go?” you can help understand how your tweets spread. And they told two friends, and so on, and so on.

    Number to Know

    2,996: The amount of people who are killed in the 9/11 attacks.

    This Day in History

    Sept. 11, 2001: Two hijacked aircraft crash into the World Trade Center in New York City, while a third smashes into The Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, in a series of coordinated suicide attacks. A fourth hijacked airliner crashes in a field near Shanksville, Penn.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Daily Kos founder and soldier Markos Moulitsas (42)

    Daily Quote

    “Nothing happens unless first we dream.” - Carl Sandburg

Terms of Service

    Events Calendar