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Morning Minutes: May 2
Word of the Day
Egregious ih-GREE-juhs (adjective) Extraordinary in some bad way; glaring; flagrant - dictionary.com
Website of the Day
Rumor or Reality: The Creatures of Cryptozoology
Cryptids, or creatures rumored to exist, are usually just rumors, but some have basis in fact. The Loch Ness Monster appears on the list, along with some theories about the mysterious creature.
Number to Know
2,130: Number of consecutive games Lou Gehrig played before benching himself for poor play on this date in 1939.
This Day in History
May 2, 1933: First modern sighting of the Loch Ness Monster in Scotland is made by a local couple.
Today's Featured Birthday
Wrestler/actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (41)
"Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom." - George Washington Carver