Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - January 08, 2008


The Consumer Electronics Association said on Saturday that they expect U.S. video game industry sales growth to decelerate in 2008 as accelerated demand for software is lessened by a decline in hardware profits.

Word of the Day
  • 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'.