Word of the Day
- A clown; a rustic; a boor.
- A thick and heavy shoe.
According to the OED, the 'clod' portion of this word may be a variant of 'clot,' a mass or coagulation.
Quote of the DayNatural selection, as it has operated in human history, favors not only the clever but the murderous.
- Barbara Ehrenreich (b. 1941), U.S. author, columnist.