ballpoint pen :
- n a pen that has a small metal ball as the point of transfer of ink to paper
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- The Ballpoint Pen Turns 75 Years Old Today
You've probably never used a fountain pen, or accidentally spilled a jar of refil ink and ruined your favorite pants. And for that, you have the ballpoint pen to thank. The handy gadget is having its 75th birthday today , so go sign away your rights to something to celebrate! Read more...
June 15, 2013 - Gizmodo
- Houston Cop Matthew Marin Will Not Face Charges For Shooting Man In Wheelchair
A Houston police officer, who fatally shot a double amputee in a wheelchair, will not be indicted after a grand jury decided not to bring criminal charges against him. HPD officer, Matthew Marin, shot and killed Brian Claunch for threatening his partner with a ballpoint pen. Claunch was mentally ill . The assistant Harris County district attorney who is chief of the Civil Rights Division, Julian ...
June 14, 2013 - Opposing Views