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Entertainment News Archive - December 06, 2006

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Steel Corporation Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John P. Surma announced today that Dan D. Sandman has elected to retire in February 2007 as U. S.

Word of the Day
baudekin
  • 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.
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