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2009-06-15 07:00:00

New Video-Based Website Allows Users to Browse, Post and Comment on Downloadable Recipes CERRITOS, Calif., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Cookbooks taking over the kitchen? Not enough selection on the tube? Finding recipe websites a snooze? Cooking-Hits.com is a new recipe-sharing website featuring instructional videos, uploaded by "real people" that make cooking the way it should be: fun and easy. Launching today, Cooking-Hits.com is an interactive, informative and entertaining website devoted to...

2009-02-17 14:20:00

A study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine found that over the past 70 years, nearly 40 percent of cookbook recipes showed an increase of around 75 calories per serving for nearly every recipe reviewed.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.