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  • Morning Minutes: Feb. 18

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  • Word of the Day
    neologize nee-OL-uh-jahyz (verb) 1. to make or use new words or create new meanings for existing words. 2. to devise or accept new religious doctrines. — www.dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    Apple: 30 Years of Mac
    www.apple.com/30-years/
    Thirty years ago, Apple introduced the Macintosh. This timeline celebrates its impact.
    Number to Know
    45 minutes: On this date in 1913, Pedro Lascuráin became president of Mexico for 45 minutes; this is the shortest term to date of any person as president of any country.
    This Day in History
    Feb. 18, 1885: “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” by Mark Twain is published in the United States.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Actor John Travolta (60)
    Daily Quote
    “One always tends to overpraise a long book, because one has got through it.” — E. M. Forster

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