General News Archive - July 07, 2003
A pastor and undertaker known for holding free funerals for gang members was remembered by thousands of mourners at a memorial service Monday, two weeks after he was found hogtied and strangled in a motel room.
Word of the Day
- The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
- A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.