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The Kansan - Newton, KS
  • Morning Minutes: Oct. 17

  • 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

    loblolly LOB-lol-ee (noun) a mire; mudhole; a thick gruel. — www.dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    Change.org

    change.org

    Start a petition for change at Change.org and get your voice heard. There’s a chance you could be among the site’s thousands of victories.

    Number to Know

    9: In 2007, MTV ranked The Fugees as the ninth greatest hip-hop group of all time. The Fugees consisted of Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel.

    This Day in History

    Oct. 17, 1979: Mother Teresa is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.

    Today’s Featured Birthday

    Rapper Wyclef Jean (44)

    Daily Quote

    “All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

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