Morning minutes: July 25
Word of the Day
Cadence KAY-dunss (noun) A rhythmic sequence or flow of sounds (as in language); a musical chord sequence moving to a harmonic close or point of rest; the modulated and rhythmic recurrence of a sound especially in nature - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Textbooks are a pricey problem for many college students. This site makes things a bit easier this back to school season. There's a large selection of discount books (searchable by title, author, ISN or keyword), plus textbooks to rent.
Number to Know
1903: Year when the Tour de France was first held.
This Day in History
July 25, 1978: Louise Brown, the world's first "test tube baby," is born.
Today's Featured Birthday
Actor Matt LeBlanc (43)
"If you love someone, tell him or her, for you never know what tomorrow may have in store." - Football great Walter Payton, who was born on this date in 1954.