Morning Minutes: June 29
Word of the Day
Obstreperous ub-STREP-uh-rus (adj.) Marked by unruly or aggressive noisiness, clamorous; stubbornly resistant to control, unruly -- www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Have fun with your photos on this site. Upload your photos and then add effects. Turn an image into a jigsaw puzzle, put your photo in a museum or on a mousepad, transform it into a sketch, and more.
Number to Know
309.6 million: The nation's estimated population on this July Fourth. -- www.census.gov
This Day in History
June 29, 1956: The Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956 is signed, officially creating the U.S. Interstate Highway System.
Today's Featured Birthday
Actor Gary Busey (66)
"Patriotism ... is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime." - Adlai Stevenson