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Singing the praises of food stamps

I’m not interested in getting into the politics of food, especially with the elections warming up. But this little ditty just screams GOP/ Teabagger opportunity to slam anyone who argues against their platform.  Watching this gave me flashes of Regan and his “Welfare Queen” campaign. While Regan’s GOP  had to engineer sh*t to cause and create fear among voters, now … Continue reading

#8 Makola

Makola, a West African supermarket (actually more like a mid-size mini mart) added a second location a year ago, at 4501 N. Sheridan. The original is at 1017 W. Wilson. Over a year old, it still had that “new store” smell to it. The meat section stocked frozen goat, cow skin, and feet but butcher’s … Continue reading

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