landoffirstcontact.caIn previous centuries, stocks of cod were plentiful in the North Atlantic.
No one wanted to see it happen. Yet, anyone familiar with Cod (1997) by Mark Kurlansky or End of the Line (2004) by Charles Clover knows that stocks of cod in the near North Atlantic have been d ... More >>
Lear: the man, the legend.May brings all sorts of exciting holidays: It's Masturbation month (obviously), and there's Cinco de Mayo and Memorial Day (of course), plus it's American Pacific Heritage month and Asparagus month, among other things.
Today, for instance, is Limerick Day.
Is it a piece of marble or a blue cheese? And did it make the list of Our 10 Best Cheeses?
Who doesn't love cheese? A friend says she administers a cheese test to potential boyfriends. If the guy doesn't crave the coagulated milk products of cows, sheep, goats, or water buffalo, it's ... More >>
Because it's a straight and narrow path from Estee Lauder to animal husbandry, former Hugh Grant consort, bikini model, and cosmetics shill Elizabeth Hurley is now selling beef jerky. Like Hurley herself, this jerky comes saturated with plenty of marketing savvy: it's certified organic and ma ... More >>