Oddities News Archive - September 30, 2005
By Nokwazi Tshabalala PHALABORWA, South Africa (Reuters) - A white South African farmer was jailed for life on Friday for feeding a black worker to lions, ending a racially charged case which highlighted abuse of rural black laborers.
Word of the Day
- Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
- Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.