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  • Morning Minutes for Dec. 10 with word of the day, number to know, this day in history, today's featured birthday and daily quote

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  • Dec. 12

    Word of the Day

    waif weyf (noun) a person, especially a child, who has no home or friends; something found, especially a stray animal, whose owner is not known; a stray item or article: to gather waifs of gossip; Nautical. waft. — Dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    Dogster

    www.dogster.com

    For the love of dog! Dogster, is for anyone that shares their life with a dog and features great writers, original video, dog park confessional and information on breeds, adoption, food and health.

    Number to Know

    43.18 million: The current population of Kenya is 43.18 million.

    This Day in History

    Dec. 12, 1963: Kenya gains its independence from the United Kingdom.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Olympic gymnast and “Peter Pan” actress Cathy Rigby (61)

    Daily Quote

    "There's so much denial in gymnastics. It's a beautiful sport but the other part is numbing. You become machine-like. They'll refute this, but I've been around it. I know." — Cathy Rigby

     

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