it is Julia Child’s birthday today, folks. so rather than offer a the bored and unsympathetic review of 3 Stars that i was intending, i thought i’d dredge up a few Child-related posts from the blog’s past:
i remember exactly where and when it was i first watched this video – my brother’s apartment in NDG, August 25th, 2009 – and luckily, via the magic of gchat we can all revisit that moment together:
1:16 AM me: i’m going to try this right now.give me 20 secondsemily: ok oki will stick around1:17 AM but i want voluptuous descriptions1:18 AM me: good god she’s right.i’ve -almost -done itJUSZT NWOemily: ?me: JUST NOW.emily: which part did you disbelieve?me: mine’s a -little- undercooked in the middle.the 20 seconds.emily: was it the shaking?!?!1:19 AM me: the shakign worked great, considering i’d never done it before.i dare say that if i had, say, practiced this, oh , EVER, i might just be able to do what she did.emily: well1:20 AMme: seriously, this is big, i think.
shit was big. good thing eggs are so good for you, because now i eat them literally every day.