Morning Minutes, Dec. 2

Allison B. Hudson

    Morning Minutes: Dec. 2

    Word of the Day

    Psephology see-FAH-luh-jee (noun) The scientific study of elections - www.merriam-webster.com

    Website of the Day

    First Day of Hanukkah

    www.jewfaq.org

    Today is the first day and second night of Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of light. Visit this site for a break down of what Hanukkah means and frequently asked questions about the Jewish religion.

    Number to Know

    98: Number of establishments around the country that primarily manufactured dolls and stuffed toys in 2008. California led the nation with 18 locations. - Census.gov

    This Day in History

    Dec. 2, 2001: Enron files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Singer Britney Spears (29)

    Daily Quote

    "Christmas is a time when you get homesick - even when you're home." - Carol Nelson