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2014-01-09 23:03:59

Winning Sketch Earned 46 Percent of 1,587 Total Votes from Public Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Dig-It! Games, an independent developer of educational

2008-09-28 00:00:22

Watching an enjoyable TV documentary on the Amazon River recently triggered this Looking Back memory for me", writes Norman Hine of Plymstock.

2008-07-21 15:00:41

By Gareth Edwards BEING best known for their foul-smelling defence mechanism has given the skunk a less than appealing public image. But staff at a Lothians zoo are predicting a baby of the species will soon have curious visitors pouring into the attraction.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.