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2009-04-25 23:27:17

A curious bull entered a supermarket in Ireland, had a good look around, and then left, the market owner said. John Cummins, who owns the Supervalu in Ballinrobe, County Mayo, on the west coast of Ireland, said the bull passed up a Tesco to enter his store, The Daily Telegraph reported Saturday. Cummins said the animal went down an aisle and back again and then left through the same door it had used to get into the store. Some of the staff ran after him when he went into the store, but they...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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