Oddities News Archive - January 29, 2006
President George W. Bush says Bill Clinton has become so close to his father that the Democratic former president is like a member of the family.
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.