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Jon Ronson Likes Porn (Stories)

Thursday, Dec 07 2017In the first episode of The Butterfly Effect, writer Jon Ronson explains his motivation for the series. He was in a hotel lobby waiting to meet a porn performer for an interview. And when she walked towards him, he noticed how other people were looking at her — with abject scorn. Keep reading...

Francis Lam Has Some Big Oven Mitts To Fill

Thursday, Nov 30 2017When food writer and former “Top Chef Masters” judge Francis Lam was a teenager, he poo-pooed lots of things. But never food. For as long as he can remember, Lam was obsessed with eating, whether it was fried noodles made by his Chinese immigrant parents or sloppy joes in the high school cafeteria. Keep reading...

Kim Severson’s Foodie Podcast Finds

Thursday, Nov 30 2017James Beard Award-winning New York Times national food correspondent Kim Severson has loved television cooking shows since she was a kid — ”The Frugal Gourmet,” “The Galloping Gourmet” and any show featuring the legendary Julia Child. Keep reading...