What is the use of a recipe? A recipe is a teaching tool, a guide, a point of departure. Follow it exactly the first time you make the dish. As you make it again and again, you will change it, massage it to fit your own taste and aesthetic. Eventually it will become your own personal recipe - Jacques Pepin
It appears that the Google team was able to renew my domain after all - no thanks to any of their (totally nonexistent) customer support. So y'all can enjoy another year of my babbling, rambling and ranting.