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Pastides Talks Cooking, USC History | Restaurants

12/06 00:04 Anonymous 0

I understand that the inspiration for this book came very early on when Harris Pastides first became president of the university.I thought the house deserved a book, and the university deserved to have a book about the house.

The Forgotten History of America’s Radical Asian Activists

The Forgotten History of America’s Radical Asian Activists

12/06 15:52 Anonymous 0

Yet two months before Fonda’s trip to Hanoi, a radical Asian American newspaper called Gidra viscerally undermined this idea.“It was the first voice of the Asian American movement,” Karen Ishizuka, author of the book, Serve the People: Making Asian America in the Long Sixties, told me.

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- Future - The strange and twisted history of mince pies

12/08 09:11 Anonymous 0

Fruity, boozy little mouthfuls, mince pies will doubtless make an appearance on every table this holiday season, making spirits bright and then going straight to your hips.Other recipes redolent of today's mince pies include one that appears in Gervase Markham's The English Huswife, published in 1615.

Avocados: History of an unlikely but legitimate healthy food craze

Avocados: History of an unlikely but legitimate healthy food craze

12/08 14:58 Anonymous 0

By 2014, about 7 pounds were consumed per capita, and now avocados are a popular food item — especially due to their health benefits.“Along with nuts, olive oil and canola oil, the fat content in avocados are predominantly monounsaturated fat, which is responsible for many … health benefits,” he said.

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Avocados: History of unlikely healthy food craze

12/08 19:09 Anonymous 0

By 2014, about 7 pounds were consumed per capita, and now avocados are a popular food item -- especially due to their health benefits.The avocado's name is thought to come from the Aztec word ahuacatl, which means testicle, according to Merriam-Webster dictionary.