General News Archive - March 02, 2009
One-third of Americans are losing sleep over the state of the US economy and other personal financial concerns, according to a new poll released today by the National Sleep Foundation (NSF).
Word of the Day
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.