General News Archive - December 27, 2008
US food price inflation won't retreat in grocery stores until next year, despite current price plunges for agricultural commodities and fuel, experts say.
Word of the Day
- The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.