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

 



Morning Minutes: Feb. 25



Word of the Day



Jamboree jam-buh-REE (noun) A large gathering, as of a political party or the teams of a sporting league, often including a program of speeches and entertainment. - dictionary.com



Website of the Day



Funny Girl Chelsea Handler Gets Candid



http://www.katiecouric.com/on-the-show/2012/11/30/see-it-again-funny-girl-chelsea-handler-gets-candid/



Watch Katie Couric'c interview with Chelsea Handler, with Couric's notes and reactions and viewer tweets.



Number to Know



$223,789: Amount of money Mel Gibson's controversial movie "The Passion of the Christ" made in its opening weekend. The movie was released Feb. 25, 2004.



This Day in History



Feb. 25, 1870: Hiram Rhoades Revels is sworn in and becomes the first African-American member of Congress.



Today's Featured Birthday



Talk show host Chelsea Handler (38)



Daily Quote



"Change your thoughts and you change your world." - Norman Vincent Peale