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Morning Minutes: April 2



Word of the Day



Unctuous UHNGK-choo-uhs (adjective) characterized by excessive piousness or moralistic fervor, especially in an affected manner; excessively smooth, suave, or smug - dictionary.com



Website of the Day



Jean Hersholt: The Complete Andersen



http://www.andersen.sdu.dk/vaerk/hersholt/index_e.html



Celebrate Hans Christian Andersen's birthday by reading a few of his stories. This site has a complete collection of his writings, translated into English and available to read for free.



Number to Know



26. John Paul II served as pope for 26 years.



This Day in History



April 2, 2005: Pope John Paul II dies.



Today's Featured Birthday



Actor MIchael Fassbender (36)



Daily Quote



"A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song." - Lou Holtz