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Morning Minutes: Feb. 8
Word of the Day
Zenith ZEE-nith (noun) A highest point or state; culmination - dictionary.com
Website of the Day
The Innoncence Project
The website describes the Innocence Project as "a national litigation and public policy organization dedicated to exonerating wrongfully convicted people through DNA testing and reforming the criminal justice system to prevent future injustice." John Grisham is on the artists' committee, along with Zooey Deschanel, Stephen Colbert, Paris Barclay and Yoko Ono.
Number to Know
28: Number of books published by John Grisham
This Day in History
Feb. 8, 1957: Mary, Queen of Scots, is beheaded in England for her complicity in a plot to murder Queen Elizabeth.
Today's Featured Birthday
Author John Grisham (58)
"People can be more forgiving than you can imagine. But you have to forgive yourself. Let go of what's bitter and move on." - Bill Cosby