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Food Politics

Food politics is hard. Should you look for organic food? Try to eat things that are local and sustainable? Avoid GMOs? Survive on soylent? Move to Mongolia and become a subsistence herder? The more you look into them, the more these questions turn … Continue reading

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Effing the ineffable

I just read two essays polemicizing against foodies. A more recent one by Steven Poole, and a less recent one by B.R. Myers. My reaction to these pieces was that I largely agreed with them in spirit, which is bizarre … Continue reading

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