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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - May 06, 2008

The SciFi Channel television show "Ghost Hunters" has declared West Virginia's most famous mental hospital haunted.

Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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