Oddities News Archive - August 31, 2008
By LARA GOULD AT just five days old her parents were strapping tiny bags of rice to her arms in a cruel fitness regime. Three years later and little Barbara Akulova has been turned into a baby bodybuilder - pumping iron bars for two hours a day.
Word of the Day
- To take pains; labor assiduously with little progress.
This word comes from the Spanish 'pongale,' put it.