Butler County Times Gazette
  • Morning Minutes, March 7

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  • March 7
    Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
    Word of the Day
    sycophant SIK-uh-fuhnt , noun; A person who attempts to win favor by flattering people of wealth or influence; a parasite; a toady. — Dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    Colorama by Fiesta
    colorama.fiestafactorydirect.com
    Colorama by Fiesta is an interactive place-setting tool, which allows users to mix and match the colors and products of a table setting, then share it via social media or email.
    Number to Know
    600: In 1965, a group of 600 civil rights marchers are forcefully broken up in Selma, Ala., in what’s known as Bloody Sunday.
    This Day in History
    March 7, 1912: Roald Amundsen announces that his expedition had reached the South Pole on Dec. 14, 1911.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Bryan Cranston, actor, director and producer, 58.
    Daily Quote
    “Adventure is just bad planning.” — Roald Amundsen

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