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The Rolla Daily News - Rolla, MO
  • Morning Minutes: May 4

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

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  • Morning Minutes: May 4

    Word of the Day

    Paradox PAR-uh-doks (noun) A statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth - dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    Audrey Hepburn Children's Fund

    http://www.audreyhepburn.com/menu/index02.php

    The Audrey Hepburn Children's Fund helps children around the world, a passion of Hepburn's when during her life. The site also has an autobiography and pictures of Hepburn, as well as a store where all the profits go to helping children through the Audrey Hepburn Children's Fund.

    Number to Know

    3: Number of consecutive terms Margaret Thatcher, sworn in on this date in 1979, served as Prime MInister of Great Britain. This was the longest continuous tenure of a prime minister since 1827.

    This Day in History

    May 4, 1929: Audrey Hepburn is born.

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Golfer Rory McIlroy (24)

    Daily Quote

    "You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him." - Audrey Hepburn

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