Oddities News Archive - August 17, 2008
By Ashley Surdin The Washington Post LOS ANGELES -- Bigfoot has been found in the Georgia woods and is being held in a cooler at an undisclosed location.
Word of the Day
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.