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The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Saturday, May 12

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk (44) Word of the Day Concatenate kahn-KAT-uh-nayt (verb) To link together in a series or chain — www.merriam-webster.com Website of th...
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  • Word of the Day
    Concatenate kahn-KAT-uh-nayt (verb) To link together in a series or chain — www.merriam-webster.com
    Website of the Day
    TV Lingo
    www.tvlingo.com
    Get the latest recaps and reviews of your favorite TV shows. This site is a great place to get news about shows and actors, and discussion is encouraged, so feel free to voice your opinion about recently aired episodes.
    Number to Know
    1974: Year when International Nurses Day was set on May 12, done so to honor Florence Nightingale, who was born on this date.
    This Day in History
    May 12, 2002: Former President Jimmy Carter arrives in Cuba for a five-day visit with Fidel Castro, becoming the first U.S. president, in or out of office, to visit the island since Castro’s 1959 revolution.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk (44)
    Daily Quote
    “Learn young about hard work and manners - and you’ll be through the whole dirty mess and nicely dead again before you know it.” — F. Scott Fitzgerald
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