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The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Tuesday, December 25

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Musician Jimmy Buffett (66) Word of the Day Risible RIZZ-uh-bul (adjective) Capable of laughing; disposed to laugh; arousing or provoking laughter; laughable; associated with, relating to or used in laug...
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  • Word of the Day
    Risible RIZZ-uh-bul (adjective) Capable of laughing; disposed to laugh; arousing or provoking laughter; laughable; associated with, relating to or used in laughter — www.merriam-webster.com
    Website of the Day
    Christmas Music 24/7
    www.christmasmusic247.com
    Using streaming radio through www.live365.com, this Internet radio station will provide the holiday tunes you need as you open gifts and spend time with family on Christmas Day. Choose from categories such as traditional, jazz, kids, country and more.
    Number to Know
    6-4 B.C.: Years that most scholars believe Jesus was actually born. No one knows for sure, but evidence points to these years.
    This Day in History
    Dec. 25, 2009: Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab unsuccessfully attempts a terrorist attack against the US while on board a flight to Detroit Metro Airport Northwest Airlines Flight 253.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Musician Jimmy Buffett (66)
    Daily Quote
    “Christmas is not as much about opening our presents as opening our hearts.” — Janice Maeditere
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