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The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Tuesday, June 25

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor (59) Word of the Day Bombard bahm-BARD (verb) To attack especially with artillery or bombers; to assail vigorously or persistently (as with questions); to subject to...
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  • Word of the Day
    Bombard bahm-BARD (verb) To attack especially with artillery or bombers; to assail vigorously or persistently (as with questions); to subject to the impact of rapidly moving particles (as electrons) — www.merriam-webster.com
    Website of the Day
    I’m Remembering!
    imremembering.com
    If you’re a child from the ‘80s or ‘90s, or have a child that was, this site is a fun flashback. Featuring pop-culture nostalgia — think Popples and jelly shoes — submitted by readers, you’ll be surprised at what you’ve forgotten about childhood.
    Number to Know
    1987: Year when National Catfish Day was born, thanks to a proclamation by President Ronald Reagan. The day is held every June 25.
    This Day in History
    June 25, 1947: “The Diary of Anne Frank” is published.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor (59)
    Daily Quote
    “A life without love is like a year without summer.” — Swedish proverb

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