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The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Thursday, May 31

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Clint Eastwood (82) Word of the Day Vamoose vuh-MOOSS (verb) To depart quickly — www.merriam-webster.com Website of the Day DoSomething.org...
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  • Word of the Day
    Vamoose vuh-MOOSS (verb) To depart quickly — www.merriam-webster.com
    Website of the Day
    DoSomething.org
    www.dosomething.org
    This site aims to inspire, support and celebrate young people and encourage a generation of “do-ers.” This online community is a place where young people can share what they’re doing to make the world a better place and find volunteer opportunities.
    Number to Know
    1987: Year when World No Tobacco Day was created. People are encouraged to at least give up tobacco for today.
    This Day in History
    May 31, 1927: The last Ford Model T rolls off the assembly line.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Clint Eastwood (82)
    Daily Quote
    “When a man wantonly destroys one of the works of man we call him a vandal. When he destroys one of the works of god we call him a sportsman.” — Joseph Wood Krutch
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