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The Telegram
  • Morning Minutes for Saturday, February 16

  • Today’s Featured Birthday Rapper/actor Ice-T (55) Word of the Day Milieu mil-YOO (noun) Surroundings, especially of a social or cultural nature — dictionary.com Website of the Day...
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  • Word of the Day
    Milieu mil-YOO (noun) Surroundings, especially of a social or cultural nature — dictionary.com
    Website of the Day
    Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of Pharoahs
    http://archive.fieldmuseum.org/tut/index.html
    Take a virtual trip through the Field Museum’s archives to see pictures of the artifacts from King Tut’s tomb, learn about life in ancient Egypt and follow the artifacts as they toured America in the 1960s and ‘70s.
    Number to Know
    3000: Years Tutankhamun’s tomb was untouched after being buried in the desert.
    This Day in History
    Feb. 16, 1923: Archaeologist Howard Carter opens the burial chamber of King Tutankhamun, becoming the first person to enter since approximately 1400 B.C.
    Today’s Featured Birthday
    Rapper/actor Ice-T (55)
    Daily Quote
    “I’d rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed.” — Robert H. Schuller

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