Technology News Archive - September 10, 2006
BRITAIN has more than 592,000 swingers who swap partners at least once a week at pervy parties, says a survey. An astonishing 7,500,000 messages have already been exchanged over the internet in 2006 to fix up encounters.
Word of the Day
- The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
- A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.