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Julie and Julia Movie Trailer Shows Fake Blogging Platform

My Latest Fave Movie URL: Blogspot@salon.com

I was all over my favorite faux URLs from movies a couple of weeks ago, but I have their king, courtesy of upcoming movie Julie and Julia. The film, which parallels the lives of famous chef Julia Child and her admirer years later, blogger Julie Powell, is based on a true story, but the technology isn't, necessarily.

Her blogging platform in the movie is a fakey called "Blogspot@salon.com", a seeming mash-up of Google's Blogger/Blogspot service and Salon, which did provide Powell's platform. So tricky, that Hollywood.

NYTimes has the scoop on the history of Julie's real-life platform, if you're interested. And if you want to check out the trailer with the ersatz platform, just

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maritza-velasquez maritza-velasquez 3 years
I find it very interesting because it lets us know that despite not being a cook like Julia, the joy of cooking is the only thing that makes you forget your problems because it can feel comfortable.
Marykaybob2657804 Marykaybob2657804 3 years
I'm watching it now..it's always my go o movie when the direct tv goes out..so identify with both characters..I'm a very addicted in love with food person..the movie is perfection..plus I love Nora ephron and her sister...Ruth reichel needs to write something like this bout herself!
aedimon aedimon 6 years
hi iam aedimon frm morocco i havent seen this movie yet how ever i see some scenes of this movie i guess it's nice movie iam waiting to see it
cg130 cg130 6 years
I am so excited for this movie, I love Powell's blog!
elizabethsosewn elizabethsosewn 6 years
I AM OFFICIALLY GOING TO SEE THIS MOVIE NOW. I grew up on Julia Child and cried when she passed away.
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