Goodbye Old Devil Moon – This is the restaurant where I ate with my friends the night before I drove out of NYC for good. RIP.
Invite Science to the Party
– Some really interesting techniques for cooking a quick, gourmet-style meal. DIY sous-vide gets bonus points.
Dallas Morning News Gets a New Restaurant Critic – Nice gig if you can get it. But seriously, looks like she has heavyweight credentials. Considering some major dailies are laying off their restaurant critics, this may be a good sign.
First MacArthur “genius grant,” now calls from Obama team – There’s no one more cynical than I am when it comes to politicians, but when I see reports like this, I’m encouraged that Obama may develop a healthy, practical, and common sense food policy.