Linn County Leader - Brookfield, MO
  • Morning Minutes: July 8

  • 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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  • word of the day

    mickle mik-uhl (adjective) archaic. great; large; much. - www.dictionary.com

    website of the day



    next to youtube, there’s vimeo. the video-streaming site is marketed toward creative types to create more artsy clips. users also can sell their videos on the site.

    number to know

    41.22: the dow jones industrial average reaches its lowest level of the great depression, closing at 41.22 on july 8, 1932.

    this day in history

    july 8, 2011: space shuttle atlantis is launched in the final mission of the u.s. space shuttle program.

    today’s featured birthday

    singer-songwriter beck (43)

    daily quote

    “prayer is not asking. it is a longing of the soul. it is daily admission of one's weakness. it is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.” - mahatma gandhi

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