Oddities News Archive - July 19, 2006

Victor Willis, who helped make disco history by dressing as a policeman in the hit late-1970s band Village People, pleaded no contest on Wednesday to drug charges.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.