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That’s desert, not dessert.  Click here (audio) to find out what a “food desert” is. Full transcript here.

Food deserts are something you definitely notice in certain neighborhoods in Washington, DC.  In the past few years, gentrification in Columbia Heights has radically changed the selection in grocery stores and even takeout food.


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A NYC restaurant released George, a 20-lb., approx. 80-year.-old lobster on Friday.  Details here.

I can’t imagine anything that had been eating off the ocean floor for so long could taste good.  But what do I know?

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