Word of the Day
- A traditional Indonesian ensemble typically including many tuned percussion instruments including bamboo xylophones and wooden or bronze chimes and gongs.
This word comes from the Old Javanese 'gamelan,' percussion instrument.
Quote of the DayThe product of mental labor—science—always stands far below its value, because the labor-time necessary to reproduce it has no relation at all to the labor-time required for its original production.
- Karl Marx (1818 - 1883), German political theorist, social philosopher.