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Morning Minutes: May 2

Word of the Day

Egregious ih-GREE-juhs (adjective) Extraordinary in some bad way; glaring; flagrant - dictionary.com

Website of the Day

Rumor or Reality: The Creatures of Cryptozoology


Cryptids, or creatures rumored to exist, are usually just rumors, but some have basis in fact. The Loch Ness Monster appears on the list, along with some theories about the mysterious creature.

Number to Know

2,130: Number of consecutive games Lou Gehrig played before benching himself for poor play on this date in 1939.

This Day in History

May 2, 1933: First modern sighting of the Loch Ness Monster in Scotland is made by a local couple.

Today's Featured Birthday

Wrestler/actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (41)

Daily Quote

"Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom." - George Washington Carver