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
- 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.