International News Archive - April 19, 2012
A UK parliamentary inquiry into children’s access to illicit materials online has revealed some eyebrow-raising statistics.
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.