Oddities News Archive - August 23, 2008

By The Associated Press GRAFTON, Wis.

A Kansas debate coach has been fired for expressing himself, caught on videotape, by mooning another coach, university officials say. Bill Shanaha, a Fort Hays State University professor and debate coach, was let go for violating the school's faculty code of ethics, it was announced Friday.

Word of the Day
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.