Spam attack: comments shutting down, site may as well

Thank you, spammers, for adverts promoting generic penis enlargers. Your 300-500 comments per day have forced me to close all comments on

We have been preparing a new site, with new software, over the summer, but it isn’t ready yet.

We will be moving as soon as we can.

In the meantime, will be of limited functionality, but news will continue to be available through the listserv at

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About Douglas Powell

A former professor of food safety and the publisher of, Powell is passionate about food, has five daughters, and is an OK goaltender in pickup hockey. Download Doug’s CV here. Dr. Douglas Powell editor, retired professor, food safety 3/289 Annerley Rd Annerley, Queensland 4103 61478222221 I am based in Brisbane, Australia, 15 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time