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2008-08-21 03:00:36

By Andrew Edwards SAN BERNARDINO - After close to five years of digging, the Metropolitan Water District's huge mechanized tunneler finished its journey underneath the San Bernardino Mountains on Wednesday. Standing before an audience that gathered to see the Southern California water agency's $9million digging machine break through the surface at Devil Canyon, MWD board member Gene Koopman signaled a goateed worker named "Slim" to make the big phone call to miners in the mountain and...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'