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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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