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2008-08-18 21:00:23

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - An old lawsuit on record at the city courthouse reveals a moment of friction between Sen. John McCain's mother and his ex-wife. Years later, McCain and his former wife presented a united front in a lawsuit of their own. McCain calls the first lawsuit a mistake and says he never authorized the second. Both legal actions were settled out of court before they went to trial. Curiously, although the records clearly list the plaintiffs, McCain's campaign says his mother's 1980...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.