Oddities News Archive - October 25, 2008
More than 50 cows were killed by a single lightning strike in a pasture in Uruguay, El Paid newspaper reported Friday.
Word of the Day
- A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.