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The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Sunday, April 21

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Singer Robert Smith (54) Word of the Day Obloquy OB-luh-kwee (noun) Censure, blame, or abusive language aimed at a person or thing, especially by numerous persons or by the general public — diction...
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  • Word of the Day
    Obloquy OB-luh-kwee (noun) Censure, blame, or abusive language aimed at a person or thing, especially by numerous persons or by the general public — dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    60 Facts About The Queen
    http://www.thediamondjubilee.org/60-facts-about-queen
    Set up for Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee last year, this page is full of facts about the British monarch. She’s had more than 30 corgis in her lifetime!
    Number to Know
    61: Years Queen Elizabeth II has ruled England.
    This Day in History
    April 21, 1989: Chinese students begin Tiananmen Square protests, which last until troops are ordered to disperse the protesters on June 3.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Singer Robert Smith (54)
    Daily Quote
    “A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” — George Bernard Shaw
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