Daily entertainment update with an easy recipe for Hidden Valley Pea Salad, "Field of Vision" on NBC and how you can help sort through Sarah Palin emails.
Dinner idea: Hidden Valley Crunch Pea Salad
1 (10- to 12-ounce) package frozen petite peas (or 2 cups fresh peas)
1 cup finely diced celery
1 cup small chop cauliflower
1 cup coarsely chopped cashews
3/4 cup diced green onions
3/4 cup Hidden Valley Original Ranch Dressing
1/4 cup sour cream
2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
4 strips bacon, cooked crisp and crumbled
Rinse peas in hot water (steam until tender if using fresh peas); drain. In a large bowl, combine the peas, celery, cauliflower, cashews and onions. Prepare dressing by combining prepared Original Ranch Dressing with sour cream and mustard, and stir to blend. Toss the dressing together with the combined vegetables and cashews. Cover and chill for at least 1 hour. Sprinkle the bacon over the top just before serving.
On TV: ‘Field of Vision’ on NBC at 8 p.m. EDT/ 9 p.m. CDT
Through mysterious footage captured on an old malfunctioning video camera, Sinclair High School’s star quarterback, Tyler McFarland (Tony Oller, “Gigantic”), learns that some of his teammates have been bullying Cory Walker, a troubled new transfer student. Tyler must choose what’s more important: winning or doing what’s right. This made-for-TV movie is for kids.
Trending topic: Help find juicy Sarah Palin emails
Alaska state officials have released 24,199 pages of emails sent and received by Sarah Palin while she was governor. News outlets scrambled to get the pages digitized and online yesterday, and now they are asking for help from you. Outlets like the New York Times, MSNBC and the UK Guardian are asking readers to help sort through the emails and judge them on a scale of “not interesting” to “Palingate.”
-- GateHouse News Service