|
|
|
The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Sunday, April 28

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Musician Kim Gordon (60) Word of the Day Kowtow KOU-TOU (verb) To act in an obsequious manner; show servile deference — dictionary.com Website of the Day...
    • email print
  • Word of the Day
    Kowtow KOU-TOU (verb) To act in an obsequious manner; show servile deference — dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    Top 10 Jay Leno Moments
    http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,1901640_1901639,00.html
    In honor of Jay Leno’s birthday, here’s Time Magazine’s list of the 10 most interesting things to happen on"The Tonight Show” during Leno’s tenure as host.
    Number to Know
    1,200: Number of delegates who attended the International Congress of Women on this date in 1915.
    This Day in History
    April 28, 1967: Muhammad Ali refuses induction into the U.S. Army, citing religious reasons. He would later be convicted of draft dodging and banned form boxing for three years. His conviction was overturned by the Supreme Court in 1971.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Musician Kim Gordon (60)
    Daily Quote
    “Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

        calendar