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The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Friday, August 2

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Actor Sam Worthington (37) Word of the Day fribble FRIB-uhl (verb) to act in a foolish or frivolous manner; trifle; to waste foolishly (noun) a foolish or frivolous person; trifler; anything trifling or ...
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  • Word of the Day
    fribble FRIB-uhl (verb) to act in a foolish or frivolous manner; trifle; to waste foolishly (noun) a foolish or frivolous person; trifler; anything trifling or frivolous; frivolousness (adjective) frivolous; foolish; trifling. — www.dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    Instapaper
    www.instapaper.com
    Instapaper provides a Read Later bookmark for when users find something they want to read but don’t have time to do so that moment. They can then read it anywhere, including on their Kindle or smartphone.
    Number to Know
    22: Twenty-two federal censuses have been conducted since the first U.S. Census on this date in 1790.
    This Day in History
    Aug. 2, 1776: The United States Declaration of Independence is signed.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Actor Sam Worthington (37)
    Daily Quote
    “This magnificent butterfly finds a little heap of dirt and sits still on it; but man will never on his heap of mud keep still.” — Joseph Conrad

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