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2008-07-16 12:01:10

By Sadia Latifi, The Chapel Hill News, N.C. Jul. 16--CHAPEL HILL -- The employees of the new Fresh Market store opening Wednesday in Chapel Hill were in crunch time this week.

2008-07-13 15:00:14

By Sarah Lindenfeld Hall, The Chapel Hill News, N.C. Jul. 13--CARRBORO -- J.K. Rowling's series of books about Harry Potter, the boy wizard who saves the world from Lord Voldemort, has sparked a legion of fans.

2008-07-09 12:00:29

By Dave Hart, The Chapel Hill News, N.C. Jul. 9--John Loftin steps onto the stage, thanks the audience for its welcoming applause and takes the microphone from its stand. "So I was at my gynecologist's this week ..." he begins.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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