Morning Minutes: Nov. 29







    Word of the Day







    Misconstrue miss-kun-STROO (verb) To understand or explain wrongly; misinterpret - www.merriam-webster.com







    Website of the Day







    Cyber Monday tips



    www.walletpop.com







    Before starting off on your online shopping spree, take a few minutes to review some tips and tricks of the trade. Jorgen Wouters' article, "Top 10 Cyber Monday Tips for Safe Online Shopping," tells you how to spot trustworthy websites, protect your computer and your personal information and avoid too-good-to-be-true deals.







    Number to Know







    $488.5 million: The value of U.S. imports of Christmas tree ornaments from China between January and August 2010. China was the leading country of origin for such items. Similarly, China was the leading foreign source of artificial Christmas trees shipped to the United States ($28.2 million worth) during the same period. - Census.gov







    This Day in History







    Nov. 29, 1963: President Lyndon B. Johnson establishes the Warren Commission to investigate the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.







    Today's Featured Birthday







    TV host/comedian Howie Mandel (55)







    Daily Quote







    "Inspiration usually comes during work, rather than before it." - Madeleine L'Engle, who was born on this date in 1918.

 


Morning Minutes: Nov. 29



    Word of the Day



    Misconstrue miss-kun-STROO (verb) To understand or explain wrongly; misinterpret - www.merriam-webster.com



    Website of the Day



    Cyber Monday tips

    www.walletpop.com



    Before starting off on your online shopping spree, take a few minutes to review some tips and tricks of the trade. Jorgen Wouters' article, "Top 10 Cyber Monday Tips for Safe Online Shopping," tells you how to spot trustworthy websites, protect your computer and your personal information and avoid too-good-to-be-true deals.



    Number to Know



    $488.5 million: The value of U.S. imports of Christmas tree ornaments from China between January and August 2010. China was the leading country of origin for such items. Similarly, China was the leading foreign source of artificial Christmas trees shipped to the United States ($28.2 million worth) during the same period. - Census.gov



    This Day in History



    Nov. 29, 1963: President Lyndon B. Johnson establishes the Warren Commission to investigate the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.



    Today's Featured Birthday



    TV host/comedian Howie Mandel (55)



    Daily Quote



    "Inspiration usually comes during work, rather than before it." - Madeleine L'Engle, who was born on this date in 1918.