Porn star hits it big as wine-maker By Daniel Trotta Wed Mar 22, 2:06 PM ET NEW YORK (Reuters) – It seemed like the perfect gimmick: a celebrity porn star would launch her own wine, with her alluring picture on the label. Savanna Samson did just that, but when it received a score of 90… Continue reading Does this mean the wine business has “jumped the shark?”
Via MSNBC Argentine president to country: Eat less beef As prices rise carnivores endanger Nestor Kirchnerâ€™s anti-inflation fight Updated: 7:28 a.m. ET March 16, 2006 BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – Argentines rank among the worldâ€™s biggest meat-eaters. But President Nestor Kirchner has told his carnivorous compatriots itâ€™s time to consume less if beef prices continue to… Continue reading Argentine president to country: “Eat less beef”
From MSNBC: Norway, where beer flows instead of water Woman pleasantly surprised when alcohol comes through kitchen faucet REUTERS Updated: 6:36 p.m. ET March 13, 2006 OSLO, Norway – A woman thought she was in heaven when beer instead of water flowed from the faucets in her apartment in west Norway. â€œI turned on the… Continue reading My kinda mistake!
I will be starting shortly at Guidewire, in San Mateo. It won’t be for another few days (*) , but except on the level of exactly which day next week I start, plans are settled and I am looking forward to getting back to a relatively “crunchy” programming position; it seems like a very cool… Continue reading I’ve got a new job.
AMERICAblog takes a break from political stories noting a CNN story on a “creepy” new furry lobster, and asks the question I’ve borrowed for my title.
The shortage of posts lately has basically come down to three things: 1) I’ve been busy with the job-search. 2) My home page has been getting a lot of hits from my craigslist resume, and while I’m too lazy to look through the referers, I have to assume some of them are coming here. I… Continue reading The shortage of posts lately… (and a recommendation)