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Oddities News Archive - February 14, 2008

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The official condom of New York City is being dispersed with hopes that New Yorkers will “get some” 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."]