General News Archive - April 20, 2009


Washington, DC - the only district in the US without a representative in Congress – will receive some compensation by being the first American city to get free digital TV broadcasts for cell phones, laptops and in-car entertainment systems.

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.'