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  • Morning Minutes: Jan. 7

  • 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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    Morning Minutes: Jan. 7

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

    Word of the Day

    Momentous mo-men-tous (adjective) Important, consequential. - www.merriam-webster.com

    Website of the Day

    Can I Vote?

    http://www.canivote.org

    Run by the National Association of Secretaries of State, this nonpartisan site allows eligible voters to look up when and how they can vote.

    Number to Know

    93 million: Number of eligible Americans who did not vote in the 2012 presidential election.

    This Day in History

    January 7, 1789: The United States of America holds its first presidential election; George Washington wins.

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Actor Jeremy Renner (42)

    Daily Quote

    "Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time." - Thomas A. Edison

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