General News Archive - May 26, 2012

A Day In The Life….

The life of a journalist is both work and play, but sometimes it’s just downright exhausting.

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'