Welcome to Cranky Penguin! This site is an offshoot of logrus.com, owned and maintained by the same folks. This site's a little different though. It's main purpose is a secure site for our friends and family to see pictures and stuff about the Sprout, who is due to join us ANY TIME NOW REALLY.
Cranky Penguin uses OpenID, with moderation/verification. If you have a LiveJournal, and are logged in, you should be able to use your username.livejournal.com to log in. One of us will have to authorize you, and then you'll be able to see any content that we've marked private.