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 deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'