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2010-07-08 13:23:36

New species of pancake batfishes discovered in the Gulf of Mexico.

2008-07-20 09:00:00

By Bud Kennedy, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 20--Some folks seem scared that Tracy Rowlett left local TV news to report for an energy company's Web site. Frankly, I'm more scared by what I see on TV news. Every report lately is either frightening or silly.

Word of the Day
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'