After you read this book you will never again eat a tomato.
I will confess that I am not quite finished with this book, but I've read enough to be shocked and dismayed by what I've read so far. Not only does this book cover the strange and seemingly bizarre aspects of modern tomato agriculture (to us ignorant outsiders), but it exposes the system of exploitation by which migrant workers (mostly from Central and South America) have been robbed of their dignity and freedom and treated…Continue
Some may think I'm stating that religion is junk food for the mind.
Well, not quite right.
I'm drawing from comments made by psychologists and neurologists whose work I've been studying.
Essentially it is the confirmation of a quote from Arthur C. Clarke:
"The greatest tragedy in mankind's entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion."
Which, when the junk food phenomenon of…Continue
"I want grease in my gravy and fatback in my greens"--Doug McCloud
There is a class divide among some blacks in this country that if it weren't for the gravity of the split would otherwise be comical. Over a year ago I heard one of my friends speak of poor people's…
Reason. If you're reason is from fear.. then.. what reason is it? Faulty at best. . . ?
Fear not. Reason.
ttyl down the line folks!
Sweedish "Plantagon' ? great vertical farming for cities in 2030? n beyond.. cool stuff on german tv. peace
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This Thanksgiving, enjoy listening to a program about seventeenth-century squirrel ancestors.
Danny Kaye and the Andrews Sisters * Over the River and Through the Woods
Fanny Brice * Cooking Breakfast for the One I Love
PDQ Bach * Then Asked He from The Seasonings, S. 1/2 tsp
Mr. F Le Mur * Area Turkeys
Bran Flakes * Cool…
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This week's clips come from a vintage 50's home-ec film for gals. Just for gals, obviously. What will YOU do when you get married and it turns out you don't know how to cook? Will Tim ever be surprised!
Cooking Terms 1
Bobby Swanson and his Sonics * Rockin’ Little Eskimo
Jamie Glaser * Disco Columbus
Cooking Terms 2
Big Chief Blues
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I went to dinner with my brother-in-law and his son (my nephew) at the mall food court tonight. (Yeah, I'm a cheap date. Are you listening ladies?) I got my food and sat down with my nephew while his dad was getting their food. A nice young gentleman of perhaps 25 walked over and invited us to church. I said no thanks, and that I'm a confirmed atheist. He said, "So you don't believe that the Bible is the divinely inspired word of God?" I stressed each syllable of, "Not at all." I refrained…Continue
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