General News Archive - October 17, 2004
The U.S. Navy is getting a 21st century makeover, with a new dress code that makes skirts optional for its more than 54,000 female sailors for the first time since women officially entered the service in 1908.
Word of the Day
- Good cheer; viands.
- To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".