Articles tagged food, inc.

Almond Joys, Coffee Shops, and ‘The Triumph of Seeds’

Thor Hanson is the kind of writer who can take something so seemingly simple and so often overlooked and make it not only relevant, but fun.

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Eat, Drink, Draw: Lucy Knisley’s Comic Book ‘Relish’ as a Cookbook

Drawing her recipes for Relish, Lucy Knisley almost literally shows cooking to be more art than science.

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Stealing a Glance at Food History with Raymond Sokolov’s ‘Steal the Menu’

Raymond Sokolov details the history of contemporary cuisine over the past 40 years. But while to him best dishes are the simplest ones, his simplistic approach to memoir writing could use more 'salt'.

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Mario Batali’s Exclusive Video Interview with PopMatters

The master chef, published author, and celebrated personality has just found his new diamond in the rough -- Michigan -- and tells PopMatters all about it's culinary secrets in this exclusive video interview ...

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‘Kings of Pastry’ Is Certainly Drool-worthy, but It Leaves You Wanting More

This documentary might make you run to your nearest bakery, because although it provides little more than satisfying food porn, that’s enough to make it worth watching.

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CIFF 2010: ‘Bitter Feast’ (Joe Maggio, 2010)

Bitter Feast warns potential viewers what they may encounter right in the title. Yes, it's a horror movie about food culture. Unfortunately, it's not much of a feast, but it will leave something of a bitter taste.

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3 Aug 2010 // 9:59 PM

Feeding an Addiction

Call me a romantic, but after watching so much of that wet and messy business, I crave a less-is-more, simpler, sexier rendition of food porn. Instead, of grotesque, I prefer burlesque and have found that the good stuff isn’t on reality TV.

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25 Jul 2010 // 10:00 PM

Food: Quiet Inlet

Quiet Inlet is an impressively inventive album that may be one of 2010’s best releases.

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5 Feb 2008 // 9:58 PM

Food: Molecular Gastronomy

The duo of saxophonist lain Bellamy and percussionist Thomas Stronen create more haunting, improvised experiments around the theme of food.

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7 Sep 2007 // 12:20 AM

Big Murray Cod at Swan Hill. Photograph by Ozjimbob Justin North was asked by the New York Times to write an Op-ed piece [subscription required]

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I Like Food, Food Tastes Good by Kara Zuaro

Even if a band like, say, Pelican doesn't sound like my cup of tea, I'm happy to try their recipe for oatmeal cake.

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Rope, Inc.: Songs Of Love & War

A seamless collection of not-quite-electronica, rather abstract, ambient, and interesting songs.

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4 Feb 2007 // 9:02 PM

Food: Forever Is a Dream

Food, a relatively obscure Chicago group who released their only album, Forever Is a Dream, in 1969, get the reissue treatment from Fallout

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23 Aug 2005 // 11:00 PM

	Hiltmeyer, Inc.: Sendling 70

If I press the Mega Bass button on my CD player the tracks become almost totally obscured under the cacophonous low-end rumble.

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21 Apr 2004 // 1:00 AM

MTX: Mototrax

The good news for the uninitiated out there is that there is still a solid game underneath all the extras.

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24 May 2002 // 1:00 AM

The Oprah Winfrey Show

Oprah Winfrey and her Ego live in a world of their own, her highly successful 'O' magazine further illustrates her epic distance from the reality of most Americans.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

WWF Tough Enough

In order to get this job [with the WWF], the 'Tough Enough' participants are clearly put through hell.

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Fear Factor

'Fear Factor' perfectly plays off the voyeurism we've become used to with TV -- looking without being caught.

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