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Middletown Transcript
  • Morning Minutes: Nov. 19

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



     
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    Word of the Day
    Farraginous fuh-RAJ-uh-nus (adjective) Consisting of a confused mixture; formed of various materials in no fixed order or arrangement - www.merriam-webster.com
    Website of the Day
    Larry King’s birthday
    www.biography.com
    Today is the birthday of Larry King, as well as the birthday of Meg Ryan, Jody Foster and Kerri Strug. Read up on all these celebrities’ struggles, accomplishments and history on this biography website.
    Number to Know
    3, 4: The third and fourth people to walk on the moon were Pete Conrad and Alan Bean. It happened on this date in 1969 as part of the Apollo 12 expedition.
    This Day in History
    Nov. 19, 1990: Pop group Milli Vanilli are stripped of their Grammy Award because the duo did not sing at all on the “Girl You Know It's True” album. Session musicians had provided all the vocals.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Actress Meg Ryan (51)
    Daily Quote
    “He who thanks but with the lips
    Thanks but in part;
    The full, the true Thanksgiving
    Comes from the heart.” - J.A. Shedd
     
     
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