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2012-06-14 11:02:45

The federally funded child care subsidy program is among the government's biggest investments in the early care and education of low-income children.

Can Supply-Side Economics Solve Global Pollution Problems?
2012-04-14 05:14:40

An alternate solution for managing fossil fuel emissions and climate change was released this week by Bard Harstad of Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. The study, titled “Buy Coal, A Case for Supply-Side Environmental Policy,” proposes that known but unexploited fossil fuel deposits can be bought by climate coalition (first-world) countries and kept out of the market.


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'.