Oddities News Archive - October 30, 2008
A veteran Canadian campaigner for legal medical marijuana was convicted in Manitoba of drug trafficking for providing marijuana to the disabled.
Word of the Day
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'