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2013-03-15 23:02:19

After the horsemeat controversy in Europe, proposed American legislation is pushing for a ban against horse slaughtering for meat consumption.

2012-09-19 23:03:59

Poll also finds that a large majority of residents in Oakland City Districts 1 & 3 are mostly undecided about their first choice candidate in their local district race Oakland,

2012-05-07 09:13:30

The slaughter of animals for commercial meat supply without stunning them first should at the very least be curbed, if not banned, concludes a former president of the British Veterinary Association (BVA) in an opinion piece in this week's Veterinary Record.


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'.