Oddities News Archive - December 22, 2005
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A leading United States Catholic magazine has apologized to readers after printing an advertisement for a statue of the Virgin Mary covered by a condom, which the Vatican opposes as a form of contraception.
Word of the Day
- To talk saucily.
- Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.