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2008-07-24 18:00:35

ATLANTA - Georgia Agriculture Department employees will help conserve water by growing some Friday stubble. Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin is instituting Razor-Free Friday in which department employees will be encouraged to not shave. Irvin said men in the department should just leave their razors by the sink on Fridays. Of the 800 employees, about half are men, most of them in field offices. "We've had Casual Fridays as well as casual-dress days to help employees deal with the...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'