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  • Morning Minutes: March 23

  • 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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  • Morning Minutes: March 23

    Word of the Day

    Winnow WIN-oh (verb) To drive or blow away by fanning - dictionary.com

    Website of the Day

    The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor - Christie's

    http://www.christies.com/elizabethtaylor/saleroom.aspx

    Christie's auction of Elizabeth Taylor's jewelry, clothing and memorabilia broke multiple records. View the collection, which includes her script from "National Velvet," The Elizabeth Taylor and Taj Mahal Diamonds and a sketch done for Taylor by Andy Warhol.

    Number to Know

    11: Number of Academy Awards James Cameron's "Titanic" won on this date in 1998.

    This Day in History

    March 23, 2011: Elizabeth Taylor dies at age 79.

    Today's Featured Birthday

    Singer Chaka Khan (60)

    Daily Quote

    "It is strange that the years teach us patience; that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting." - Elizabeth Taylor

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