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Friday, Dec. 24
A Holiday Tasting

Author Kim Severson discusses how eight cooks saved her life. Plus, Feed-Me-Bubbe, a Jewish grandmother from central Massachusetts goes viral. Then with the Holidays emphasis on food for many, we’re also going to take a moment to reflect on food waste here in America, and what we can all do to help lessen it. And finally, Somerville’s Taza Chocolate is one of only 18 bean-to-bar chocolatiers in the US. And they are the only one making all natural, organic Stone ground caocao in the Meso American tradition. And Corby Kummer shares his last minute gift ideas for the foodie in your life.

Corby's “last-minute” holiday gift guide
Fancy Salts
Dish Washable Kitchen Shears
Burr coffee grinder
Corby’s Joy of Coffee
Cuisinart countertop oven
Silicone mats and other silicone kitchen products
Adam Simha knives
Something homemade— dark-chocolate meringues or caramels
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Wednesday, March 14, 2012       Listen 897

The Great Back Bay Blackout
After a smoky electrical transformer fire knocked out power to about 21,000 homes and businesses, sections of the neighborhood are getting back online. But problems are expected to persist into tonight. We’ll have the latest.

Guests:
  Garrett Quinn, WGBH contributor and author of the Less is More blog on Boston.com
  Meg Mainzer-Cohen, president of the Back Bay Association
  Marcia Gregg, a Back Bay resident who (along with her family) lost power (and still doesn’t have it)
  David Jacobs, publisher and editor The Boston Courant, covers Back Bay, South End Beacon Hill and Fenway

The Baffler Is Back
The self-described “journal that blunts the cutting edge” is back in print after a two-year hiatus. The Baffler’s latest issue of scathing media, political and cultural criticism hits newsstands tomorrow. And no cow is sacred. (Not even the one that pays its bills).

Guests:
  John Summers, editor of The Baffler
  Thomas Frank, journalist and author of books like What’s The Matter With Kansas? and most recently, Pity The Billionaire. Founding editor of The Baffler

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