Oddities News Archive - February 14, 2008
The official condom of New York City is being dispersed with hopes that New Yorkers will â€œget someâ€ this year. An ad campaign featuring the new slogan will also soon be launched on television, radio, and in subways throughout the city.
Word of the Day
- an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
- In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]