Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - January 06, 2010
Sony Computer Entertainment Inc today announced that the holiday season retail sales of PlayStationÂ®3 computer entertainment systems during the five weeks following the last week of November 2009 exceeded 3.8 million units worldwide.
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'.