Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today's Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

Morning Minutes: March 30



Word of the Day



Pugnacious puhg-NAY-shuhs (adjective) Inclined to quarrel or fight readily; combative - diciotnary.com



Website of the Day



Alaska Guide



http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/united-states/alaska-guide/



Planning to visit Alaska? National Geographic's guide shows the best spots to visit. Even if you don't have a big trip planned, see pictures of Alaskan attractions like Denali National Park.



Number to Know



$7 million: Amount Secretary of State William H. Seward paid Russia for Alaska on this date in 1867.



This Day in History



March 30, 1981: John Hinckley, Jr. tries to assassinate President Ronald Reagan in a deranged attempt to capture the attention of actress Jodie Foster.



Today's Featured Birthday



Guitarist Eric Clapton (68)



Daily Quote



"Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born." - Anais Nin