General News Archive - January 29, 2008


EL DORADO, Kan. _ Barack Obama reached back to his maternal roots Tuesday, visiting a gritty oil town that doesn't see many presidential candidates.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.