Adzuki & Andouille Soup

Ingredients 2 cups adzuki (not dried) 2 cups (4-6 links) andouille sliced 1 tbsp olive oil 1 medium onion, chopped 2 bay leaves 2 garlic cloves, coarse chopped 0-2 dry hot peppers to taste 1-2 fresh sprigs thyme 4 cups stock (chicken or veg) salt & pepper to taste dash of vinegar TODO Brown sausage… Continue reading

The Waffle House Index

Waffle House announced it was closing hundreds of stores this week due to SARS-Cov-2 (a.k.a COVID-19). This move garnered quite a bit of media attention since former FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate used the restaurant chain as both an indicator of the immediate and overall severity of a natural disaster. [He’s not the only one](https://www.ehstoday.com/emergency-management/article/21906815/what-do-waffles-have-to-do-with-risk-management. The… Continue reading

BIMI Up, Scotty! A look at Brand Indicators for Message Identification (BIMI) Adoption with R and the Alexa Top 1m

It seems that the need for MX, DKIM, SPF, and DMARC records for modern email setups were just not enough acronyms (and setup tasks) for some folks, resulting in the creation of yet-another-acronym — BIMI, or, Brand Indicators for Message Identification. The goal of BIMI is to “provide a mechanism for mail senders to publish… Continue reading