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The Times
  • Morning Minutes for Thursday, April 4

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Actor/comedian David Cross (49) Word of the Day Bathos BEY-thos (noun) A ludicrous descent from the exalted or lofty to the commonplace; anticlimax — dictionary.com ...
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  • Word of the Day
    Bathos BEY-thos (noun) A ludicrous descent from the exalted or lofty to the commonplace; anticlimax — dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    The Nobel Prize 1964: Martin Luther King Jr.
    http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1964/king-acceptance.html
    Watch a video of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Nobel Prize acceptance speech.
    Number to Know
    32: President William Henry Harrison was in office for 32 days before he died and was succeeded by John Tyler.
    This Day in History
    April 4, 1968: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is assassinated in Memphis.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Actor/comedian David Cross (49)
    Daily Quote
    “Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” — Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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