Its alive! Seems the launch of Google Base has been kind of quiet - probably because it involved giving data rather than getting it. At least for now, until there is enough stuff loaded up to make it a destination when searching for a car, recipe, job, etc, etc, etc. Perhaps this weekend I'll start to load up a bunch of recipes.
Chickenhawk n. A person enthusiastic about war, provided someone else fights it; particularly when that enthusiasm is undimmed by personal experience with war; most emphatically when that lack of experience came in spite of ample opportunity in that person’s youth.