General News Archive - April 05, 2009


A South Korean national says the mission of peace that led him to bicycle through 171 countries has left him with a sense of global unity.

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.