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2006-03-17 08:54:16

The Zodiac By Kirk Honeycutt LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - The Zodiac Killer was California's Jack the Ripper, a serial killer who operated briefly in a limited geographical area, then vanished into history without his identity being discovered. Like our old friend Jack, the Zodiac has inspired his share of movies about his legend and lore including the original "Dirty Harry." The latest, "The Zodiac," takes an unusual angle and perhaps for this reason has sat on a shelf since...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'