Did you know that "running amok" originated as a medical term?

Chances are, you've at least seen the term. It refers to someone in an altered mental state creating havoc. Anything from a bunch of kids getting too crazy at a birthday party to a mass murder can "run amok." Except it can't, because the term refers to an actual psychiatric condition, albeit one that was originally‚Ķ » 11/02/12 7:44am 11/02/12 7:44am