Morning Minutes for Dec. 10 with word of the day, number to know, this day in history, today's featured birthday and daily quote

Dec. 11

Word of the Day

lam lam (verb) to beat; thrash; to beat; strike; thrash (usually followed by out or into). —

Website of the Day


Skip years of school and be your own meteorologist with this website that offers a visual map of the weather, weather instruments, webcams and fun things to learn about the weather.

Number to Know

11: Bernard Madoff pled guilty to 11 federal crimes and to operating the largest Ponzi scheme in history.

This Day in History

Dec. 11, 2008: Bernard Madoff is arrested and charged with securities fraud in a $50 billion Ponzi scheme.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Bassist for the rock band Motley Crue Nikki Sixx (55)

Daily Quote

"How lucky can one guy get? I was a runaway, and then I was in one of the biggest bands in the world. I've sold out every arena. I've sold millions and millions of records." — Nikki Sixx