Business News Archive - December 12, 2005


The dream of media moguls Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey Katzenberg and David Geffen to found an independent film and television studio to rival old Hollywood in the new digital age officially ended on Sunday.

Word of the Day
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.