International News Archive - December 11, 2012
In truth, there are worse situations than having the words “Life Threatening” associated with your company’s product...but not many.
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.'