Oddities News Archive - April 05, 2006
From a Chihuahua in a white Marilyn Monroe dress to a bulldog in a purple net tutu, the dogs of New York today are as well dressed as their owners.
A New Zealand man charged with rape married his alleged victim days before his court appearance and charges against him were dropped when his new wife refused to testify, local newspapers reported on Thursday.
- A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.