General News Archive - March 23, 2009
The tomato, while not officially a vegetable, should be chosen as the official state vegetable for the state of New Jersey, a group of students says.
Word of the Day
- A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'