Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - January 28, 2013
Console makers have been trying for years to enter the Chinese market legally, but have had no success. According to a new report, authorities there will begin reviewing a ban against video game consoles set in place in the year 2000.
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'.