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Entertainment News Archive - November 28, 2009

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Nov. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- In what has become the unofficial kickoff to the holiday shopping season, multimedia retailer QVC observed its largest Black Friday ever, realizing more than $32 million in orders - a 60 percent increase over last year's Black Friday sales.

WASHINGTON, Nov. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Keep an eye out for the upcoming compilation album, "Raise Hope for Congo," a Downtown/Mercer Street Records release to benefit the Enough Project.

Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.