Oddities News Archive - July 27, 2006

David Hasselhoff missed a flight out of London's Heathrow airport on Wednesday under circumstances that caused witnesses to tell British tabloids he was drunk, but which his U.S. representative explained as mere illness.

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).