Oddities News Archive - December 15, 2011
As a child, did you ever shine a buttercup flower under your chin and witness a yellow glow to test whether you or your friends like butter?
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.'