Oddities News Archive - June 30, 2010
The New Scientist reported this week that King Tut's mummy might have been sabotaged in order to hide his less than endowed genitalia.
Word of the Day
- To play, gamble.
- To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
- A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.