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
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.