U.S. builds a cyber â€�Plan X’ (The Washington Post, 31 May 2012, PageA1)


U.S. builds a cyber â€�Plan X’
BY ELLEN NAKASHIMA
The Washington Post
31 May 2012

The Pentagon is turning to the private sector, universities and even computer-game companies as part of an ambitious effort to develop technologies to improve its cyberwarfare capabilities, launch effective attacks and withstand the likely…read more…

Brain Eraser #1

Brain Eraser #1

Ingredients:

· 1 oz Goldschlager

· 1 oz Kahlua

· 1 oz Vodka

How-to:

In a sizable shot glass pour the Schlager, then Kahlua, then Vodka. Keep liqueur levels separate. Carefully slide a straw to bottom along side of the glass. Shoot from bottom thru straw. Bombs away!

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Absinthe Suissesse

Absinthe Suissesse

Epicurious | November 2008

by Camper English

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Ingredients

· 3 tablespoons (1 1/2 ounces) absinthe

· 1 tablespoon (1/2 ounce) orgeat syrup*

· 1 egg white** or 2 tablespoons pasteurized liquid egg whites (optional)

· 1 dash orange flower water (optional)

· 1/4 cup (2 ounces) heavy cream or half-and-half

· 1/2 cup crushed ice

· *Orgeat syrup is also known by its Italian name, orzata syrup. Camper English prefers orgeat syrup from Torani or Fee Brothers.

· **The egg white in this recipe is not cooked. If there is a problem with salmonella in your area omit the egg white or use pasteurized egg whites.

Read More http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/Absinthe-Suissesse-350803#ixzz1wIWDpdfd

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Death in the Afternoon

Death in the Afternoon

Epicurious | November 2008

by Camper English

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· reviews (3)

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Ingredients

· 3 tablespoons (1 1/2 ounces) absinthe

· 1/2 to 3/4 cup (4 to 6 ounces) cold Champagne or sparkling wine

Read More http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/DEATH-IN-THE-AFTERNOON-350800#ixzz1wIWA18Fb

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Chrysanthemum

Chrysanthemum

Epicurious | November 2008

by Camper English

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· reviews (1)

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Ingredients

· 1 teaspoon absinthe

· 2 tablespoons (1 ounce) Benedictine liqueur

· 1/4 cup (2 ounces) dry vermouth

· 1 cup ice cubes

· 1 thin strip orange peel

Read More http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/CHRYSANTHEMUM-350801#ixzz1wIVqmdF2

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Uninspiring by design (The Washington Post, 24 May 2012, PageA15)


Uninspiring by design
Joshua Topolsky Joshua Topolsky is the founding editor in chief of the Verge (www.theverge.com), a technology news Web site. For previous columns, go to postbusiness.com.
The Washington Post
24 May 2012

Last week I was looking at a pile of smartphones I’d recently been given to review. The devices were virtually indistinguishable from one another. Slab after slab, no keyboards, no color. Just black blocks with shiny touch screens, maybe a few buttons…read more…