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Chillicothe News - Chillicothe, MO
  • Morning Minutes: Feb. 26

  • 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: Feb. 26

    Word of the Day

    Conundrum kuh-NUHN-druhm (noun) A riddle, the answer to which involves a pun or play on words; anything that puzzles. - dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    How jeans conquered the world

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-17101768

    In honor of Levi Strauss' birthday, learn how jeans became a wardrobe staple around the world.

    Number to Know

    2.7 billion: Meters of denim fabric produced in 2006.

    This Day in History

    Feb. 26, 2005: Halle Berry accepts her Razzie for Worst Actress in person, while holding her Oscar in her other hand. She also makes a speech parodying her 2002 Oscar speech after she won Best Actress. 

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Singer Michael Bolton (60)

    Daily Quote

    "What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail?" - Robert H. Schuller

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