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The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Wednesday, February 6

  • Today’s Featured Birthday News anchor Tom Brokaw (73) Word of the Day Sojourn soh-JUHRN (verb) To stay for a time in a place; live temporarily — dictionary.com Website of the Day...
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  • Word of the Day
    Sojourn soh-JUHRN (verb) To stay for a time in a place; live temporarily — dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    Summer Reading with Tom Brokaw
    http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/TomBrok
    Tom Brokaw tells you what he read last summer.
    Number to Know
    29: Number of honorary degrees Tom Brokaw has been awarded by various colleges
    This Day in History
    Feb. 6, 1998: Mary Kay Letourneau’s suspended sentence is reinstated after she is found in a car with former student, Villi Fualaau, then 14. Letourneau was originally arrested when her relationship with Fualaau, which began when he was 12, was discovered. She would spend seven years in jail and later married Fualaau after her release.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    News anchor Tom Brokaw (73)
    Daily Quote
    “It takes a great man to give sound advice tactfully, but a greater to accept it graciously.” — Logan P. Smith
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