Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Link roundup

1. The word of the day is skeuomorph.

2. From Max Silvestri's latest Rachael Vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off episode summary:

Let’s all settle down and stop faking energy. You’re all distracting Coolio, who almost forgot to add Sriracha to his homemade hot sauce. Hot sauce is definitely one of my favorite ingredients to add when I’m making hot sauce. It just makes it so much MORE hot sauce-ey, you know? Another good trick is to brew coffee with coffee instead of water. Your guests will really taste the coffee.
3. "The cruise ship captain under fire for abandoning his vessel while thousands of passengers scrambled for rescue has reportedly come up with an explanation for his flight - he accidentally tripped and fell into a lifeboat."

4. A fascinating observation about George Lucas and the marketing of Red Tails - - scroll down to where it says "in the comments."