|
|
|
The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Thursday, July 5

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Rapper RZA (43) Word of the Day Banshee BAN-shee (noun) A female spirit in Gaelic folklore whose appearance or wailing warns a family that one of them will soon die — www.merriam-webster.com...
    • email print
  • Word of the Day
    Banshee BAN-shee (noun) A female spirit in Gaelic folklore whose appearance or wailing warns a family that one of them will soon die — www.merriam-webster.com
    Website of the Day
    Rent the Runway
    www.renttherunway.com
    Few women can afford the high-fashion outfits they see on the runway. This site lets you rent designer clothing at a fraction of the retail price. There’s a waiting list to register for the service, but it’s likely worth the wait!
    Number to Know
    1937: Year when Spam was introduced. It hit the market on this date.
    This Day in History
    July 5, 1975: Arthur Ashe becomes the first black man to win the Wimbledon singles title.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Rapper RZA (43)
    Daily Quote
    “If I were to say, ‘God, why me?’ about the bad things, then I should have said, ‘God, why me?’ about the good things that happened in my life.” — Arthur Ashe

        calendar