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General News Archive - May 13, 2007

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A plane crash killed a pilot and four members of a group of skydivers Saturday in northwestern Montana, leaving no survivors, authorities said.

By CARA RUBINSKY WOODSTOCK, Conn. - Here's the naked truth about nude recreation: The people who practice it aren't getting any younger.

Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.