Oddities News Archive - October 20, 2005
LONDON (Reuters) - A cunning rat released on a deserted island off New Zealand outsmarted scientists and evaded traps, baits and sniffer dogs before being captured four months later on a neighbouring island, researchers said on Wednesday.
Word of the Day
- Good cheer; viands.
- To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".