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Tip #158: Read Tomatoland by Barry Estabrook

We’ve been fan’s of Barry Estabrook’s writing since his politics of the plate series at Gourmet. We finally read Tomatoland recently and it also did not disappoint. We’ve always held a grudge against those poor facsimiles for tomatoes that we get at the super market in the winter - little did we know how deep the rabbit whole went. This isn’t just about conspiracy theories or righteous ‘locavorism’ its a tale about how far removed a single vegetable can get from its ideal. Read it now in the season when you can still get the good tomatoes from the farmers market.

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Tip #178: Read a NYTimes profile of Alton Brown

[This latest profile of Alton Brown in the NYT](http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/28/dining/alton-brown-cookbook-everydaycook.html) gives us a little peak at one of our favorite food 'celebrities'. We've been a fan... » Read More |

Tip #177: Read about the link between deep neural nets and ... the universe

Artificial intelligence and deep neural nets are taking over the technology landscape, or so it seems if all you do is read Twitter. Which is... » Read More |

Tip #176: Listen to Samiyam and Earl Sweatshirt - Mirror

We a) love almost anything that Stones Throw puts out and b) are consistently impressed by how much better [Earl Sweatshirt](http://earlsweatshirt.com/) gets with each track,... » Read More |


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