General News Archive - November 24, 2008


A seemingly immune economic sector, luxury living, is feeling the effects of the US recession with drops noted in luxury ad sales, data show.

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.