General News Archive - January 28, 2009
The US recall of foods containing possibly tainted peanut butter has expanded to include additional products, including more dog treats.
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.