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2009-07-21 08:26:31

Us Weekly editor Janice Min is leaving the U.S. celebrity gossip magazine after seven years, in an amicable parting, the publication said. I decided it was time to try something else in my life, Min said in a memo to the staff Monday. There are no immediate plans, except to enjoy the month of August, take some tennis lessons, and maybe finally edit my wedding album, she said. The New York Times said Min, 39, talked about online ventures and television as fields that would appeal to her....

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.