General News Archive - April 13, 2009
US consumers in many states are spending less on lottery tickets, a sign there is less pocket change to use for gambling, a national lottery spokesman said.
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.