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
- To stammer.
- Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
- A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.