Feeling the Love browser extension

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I was curious about writing browser extensions so I decided to put together a simple one for Google’s Chrome browser.

Some time back, Ryan Freebern, a friend who put together the first decent layout for UVFood.com, released a bit of Javascript called Falling in Love, which would decorate your browser with falling hearts. You know, for Valentine’s.

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Happy 100th, Julia Child

I have two favorite memories of Julia Child, neither of which involves Saturday Night Live.

The first was spotting her at the Porter Square Shaw’s supermarket just before Thanksgiving. Later I heard that she always did her Thanksgiving grocery shopping there herself. I saw a couple of people run up to her, stare for a bit and then run away. I thought it best to let her shop in peace. I could swear she was examining a can of Maxwell House coffee when I saw her.

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