You’ve got a friend in

Filed under:General — eric @ 4:33 am

You’ve got a friend in cheeses!

This last weekend I tried to make some Feta, but the goat milk I was using just didn’t curd correctly. I suspect it was just too processed, so I’ll have to find a local supply of fresh milk and try again. I was able to make a nice herbed soft goat cheese out of it, so it wasn’t a total loss. Next week: Gouda and Cheddar.

The Brunching Shuttlecocks did a

Filed under:General — eric @ 4:28 am

The Brunching Shuttlecocks did a rating of Paleolithic Webpages, and included The Garden of Eden:

Eve Astrid Andersson was the original Hot Web Babe, based on the fact that she was female, had a Web page, and had memorized hundreds of digits of pi. Andersson’s star has been eclipsed, sadly enough, by the hundreds of pay-per-peek Web sites with “cam” in the name, but know that there was once a time when a woman’s attractiveness on the Web was measured not by how much skin she flashed at her QuickCam, but by how many numbers she could stuff into her brain at once.

I’ll take a brain stuffed with numbers over a bit of flashed skin any day. But I guess that’s just me.