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Latest Extreme commuting Stories

2006-04-20 09:40:00

Studies show Americans spend more time than ever commuting and for a growing number, getting to work takes more than an hour. 2.8 million people have so-called extreme commutes, topping 90 minutes.


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'.