Word of the Week: 30 March 2020

:retrocomputing: /ret’-roh-k*m-pyoo’ting/ n. Refers to emulations of way-behind-the-state-of-the-art hardware or software, or implementations of never-was-state-of-the-art; esp. if such implementations are elaborate practical jokes and/or parodies, written mostly for {hack value}, of more `serious’ designs. Perhaps the most widely distributed retrocomputing utility was the `pnch(6)’ or `bcd(6)’ program on V7 and …

Dip Basics

The basis of a creamy dip is a simple mix of equal parts mayonnaise and sour cream. Beyond that, play with the seasonings, maybe you will find the next best thing. Don’t forget to keep a record of the mix used, that way you can repeat the great new dip …