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Distracted Walking Quickly Becoming As Dangerous As Distracted Driving
2012-12-13 08:34:42

Distracted behavior is a burgeoning problem in our society. While texting behind the wheel is one of the most dangerous forms of distracted mobile phone use, another form is quickly becoming a safety concern.


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'.