Morning Minutes for Dec. 10 with word of the day, number to know, this day in history, today's featured birthday and daily quote
Word of the Day
venial VEE-nee-uhl (adjective) Capable of being forgiven; not heinous; excusable; pardonable. — Dictionary.com
Website of the Day
GameHuddle is your source for the latest news in the gaming world to keep you up to date on the latest releases and updates. The site features reviews of games, systems and the state of the industry.
Number to Know
90: The geographic coordinates of the South Pole are usually given simply as 90°S, since its longitude is geometrically undefined and irrelevant.
This Day in History
Dec. 14: 1911: Roald Amundsen's team, comprising himself, Olav Bjaaland, Helmer Hanssen, Sverre Hassel, and Oscar Wisting, becomes the first to reach the South Pole.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Former Major League Baseball first baseman Bill Buckner (64) whose fielding error during the 1986 World Series overshadowed a successful 20-year career that included 2,700 hits and a 1980 batting title.
"Baseball is a game of averages, but over a short period of time, to have a little luck going is not a bad thing." — Bill Buckner