Latest Spandau Stories

2009-03-25 11:46:07

Spandau Ballet, a British pop rock band that split up in 1989 after releasing several hits, is planning to reunite for a world tour, The Daily Telegraph said. Lead singer Tony Hadley has promised a new take on the band and its music, the newspaper said. The group is best known for its 1980s classics Gold and True. After the five members of the group went their separate ways, brothers Martin and Gary Kemp went into film and television acting. Several pop acts from the 1980s have mounted...

2005-08-20 10:16:40

BERLIN (Reuters) - Hundreds of German far right extremists marched through Berlin and gathered for a rally in former Nazi hotbed Nuremberg on Saturday after a meeting to honor Adolf Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess was banned. Around 350 supporters of the NPD, a party the government has likened to the early Nazis and tried unsuccessfully to ban, gathered in Nuremberg, scene of Hitler's huge rallies after the Nazis came to power in 1933. Police said about 300 anti-Nazi protesters had...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.