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The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Sunday, March 24

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Actor Jim Parsons (40) Word of the Day Nihilism NAHY-uh-liz-uhm (noun) Total rejection of established laws and institutions — dictionary.com Website of the Day...
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  • Word of the Day
    Nihilism NAHY-uh-liz-uhm (noun) Total rejection of established laws and institutions — dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    The Raucous Royals
    http://www.raucousroyals.com/lookandlearn/elizabethI.htm
    Queen Elizabeth I died on this day in 1603. Read about her many marriage proposals and the scandalous lives of other royals on this site.
    Number to Know
    11 million: Gallons of oil spilled into the ocean after the Exxon Valdez tanker crash.
    This Day in History
    March 24, 1989: The Exxon Valdez oil tanker runs aground in Prince William Sound in southern Alaska, causing the one of the worst oil spills in U.S. history.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Actor Jim Parsons (40)
    Daily Quote
    “Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.” — Josh Billings
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