Entries by Anne Laurie

Open Thread: ET Phone… Deep Throat?

… Although I think Men in Black (S. Spielberg, Executive Producer) would be a better template. From the Guardian‘s preliminary victory lap: Steven Spielberg’s Hollywood studio [Dreamworks] looks set to oversee WikiLeaks: the Movie after securing the screen rights to WikiLeaks: Inside Julian Assange’s War on Secrecy, the book by Guardian journalists David Leigh and […]

Open Thread: FY, WordPress-Attackers?

According to Adrian Chen at Gawker, on “Today’s Wave of Cyber-Attacks“: The popular blogging platform WordPress was definitely attacked with a massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack, and it was sporadically down for the good part of Thursday morning. This is why you weren’t able to access your favorite local organic cooking blog. WordPress […]

Open Thread: Thursday Night Menu

From our Food Goddess, TaMara: I’m always looking for something different to do with pasta that is flavorful and moves away from the traditional tomato based sauces of my childhood. Tonight’s main course is just that. Butternut squash with a bit of heat and a bit of sweet, all brought together by smoky bacon and […]