Morning Minutes for Dec. 2

Word of the Day

crystalline crys·tal·line(adjective) of or like crystal; clear; transparent; formed by crystallization; composed of crystals; pertaining to crystals or their formation. — www.dictionary.com

Website of the Day

CoolMathGames

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Play educational and fun math games designed for all ages of children. Topics include puzzles, geometry/art, algebra, calculus and math survival.

Number to Know

387: The South Tower of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has 387 steps, which visitors can climb (there’s no elevator) to see fanciful gargoyles and sculptures as well as spectacular city views.

This Day in History

Dec. 2, 1804: At Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, Napoleon Bonaparte crowns himself Emperor of the French, the first French emperor in a thousand years.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Senior Democratic Sen. Harry Reid, of Nevada (74)

Daily Quote

“Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.” ? Napoleon Bonaparte