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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - July 13, 2009

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US toymaker Hasbro Inc. could post a banner year in 2009, thanks to a blockbuster movie based on one of its toy lines.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]