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Random Mon Aug 20 2012

Sula's Burgoo Bubbles Up on BBC

Foreign perspectives can help you appreciate what you have right in front of you- one reason I read BBC news on the internet. Curiosity piqued by the tag line "Eating Squirrel," it's with great pleasure that I came upon an article entitled "Seven of the week's best reads." Featured was friend and colleague Mike Sula's latest Reader cover story, "Chicken of the Trees," his excellent portrayal of the rise and fall of squirrel melts, burgoo stew and essence of rodent in the lexicon of American cuisine. Acknowledgement by the BBC for a great article by a great writer right here in our great city. Cheers, mate.

 

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I was using Rick Bayless' restroom, I mused, staring up at the ceiling window that was projecting a heavenly beacon of light upon my less-than-angelic duties. I could barely distinguish Rick's faint murmurs through the orange walls, something about how...
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