A quick start to the day.

Today's forecast

Partly sunny, high of 73. Chance of showers, then showers during the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Word of the day

lagan [lag-uh n] (noun) anything sunk in the sea, but attached to a buoy or the like so that it may be recovered.

Film trivia

Which famous guitar player played during the bar dancing scene in the movie “Twins?”

A. Eric Clapton

B. Jeff Beck

C. Slash

D. Ted Nugent

(Answer at bottom of column)

Number to know

$1,000: Actor Jon Heder was paid only $1,000 for his role as “Napoleon Dynamite.”

This day in history

April 28, 1967: Boxing champion Muhammad Ali refuses to be inducted into the U.S. Army and is immediately stripped of his heavyweight title.

Featured birthday

Movie actress Jessica Alba (36)

Quote of the day

“My theory is that if you look confident you can pull off anything -- even if you have no clue what you’re doing.” — Jessica Alba

Trivia answer

B. Jeff Beck