Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today's Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

Morning Minutes: April 14

Word of the Day

Minatory MIN-uh-tawr-ee (adjective) Menacing; threatening - dictionary.com

Website of the Day

10 episodes that show how "Buffy The Vampire Slayer" blew up genre TV


Sarah Michelle Geller's most famous role is Buffy, a teen who hunts vampires. The AV Club explores how a show with this seemingly silly concept became an influential force for genre TV.

Number to Know

12: Number of days between when John Wilkes Booth shot Lincoln and when Booth was found in a barn in Virginia.

This Day in History

April 14, 1865: President Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Today's Featured Birthday

Actress Sarah Michelle Gellar (36)

Daily Quote

"Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently." - Henry Ford