- A new word — Otolaryngology, meaning ear, nose, and throat medicine.
- Another new word — conflate, meaning to mix together different elements.
- Linguistics is crazy.
- New Orleans is one of the more critical ports for importing coffee.
Was funny, with all of this gas stuff going on, gas prices are fluctuating pretty bad out here. One gast station had premium for a solid 15 cents less than anybody else on the streetin Norwalk. This caused a line of cars to be backed up for about 1000 feet on the street, waiting to buy gas there.