General News Archive - November 14, 2012
Researchers in Canada found that an individual will spend more often if their pocketbook contains worn bills because a worn bill evokes feelings of disgust and also has certain social implications.
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.