The basal portion of the pistil of Pachypodium baronii exhibits the obconic structural design. As a fungal example the species Pocillum cesatii is noted to have an obconic ascospore. The derivation of the word obconic is based upon the Greek with the common prefix ob, meaning inverted, and the Greek word for angle gon or gonia, followed by the generic suffix ic.
Benton, Missouri. Benton is a city in Scott County, Missouri, United States. The population was 863 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Scott County. Benton was platted in 1822. It was named for Thomas Hart Benton.
King wanted to learn as much as possible: My mother never forced me to practice. She didn’t have to. I wanted so much to master the popular songs that poured out of the radio. King began kindergarten when she was four, but after the first year, she was promoted directly to second grade due to having an exceptional facility with words and numbers.
In 1977, Diamond released I’m Glad You’re Here With Me Tonight, including You Don’t Bring Me Flowers, for which he composed the music and on the writing of whose lyrics he collaborated with Alan Bergman and Marilyn Bergman.
The latter actually features Howard Lew Lewis (Rabies) among its cast - hence his doubly witty line in the episode They Came from Outer Space, which episode also passingly satirises the film for casting the lead with an American accent (Kevin Costner).
Geto Boys. Geto Boys (originally spelled Ghetto Boys) is a rap group from Fifth Ward, Houston, Texas, currently consisting of Willie D and Bushwick Bill. The Geto Boys have earned notoriety for their lyrics covering controversial topics such as misogyny, gore, psychotic experiences, and necrophilia.
Shannon became the most convenient stopping point before and after a trip across the Atlantic. Additionally, during the Cold War, many transatlantic flights from the Soviet Union stopped here for refuelling, because Shannon was (and is today, though it no longer matters in this sense) the westernmost non-NATO airport.