Oddities News Archive - October 11, 2011
The world’s oldest running car was sold for $4.6 million at a Pennsylvania auction late Friday, a price nearly twice as high as many expected.
Word of the Day
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'