International News Archive - November 23, 2009
Climate change could increase the likelihood of civil war in sub-Saharan Africa by over 50 percent within the next two decades.
Word of the Day
- To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
- An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- + geck.