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Los Angeles Traffic: The Rise Of The Traffic Monsters

It started with “Carmageddon,” the closing of the I-405 freeway on July 15, 2011 to renovate the Sepelveda Pass exits. It was followed by “Carmageddon II,” the weekend of Sep. 29 and 30, 2012, when road crews attacked the Mulholland Drive Bridge to demolish and replace it. Recently it was announced “Jamzilla” will close the […]

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In-N-Out Insiders Share How To Order From The Secret Menu

One time I told an out-of-towner about the secret menu at In-N-Out Burgers. I told her I couldn’t tell her how to order from the secret menu because, well, it was a secret. She went crazy and started yelling! Wow, don’t you wish your favorite hamburger chain inflamed that kind of passion??!! Well, just to […]

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The Indian Cookery Book – 1900: Vegetables

These recipes are excerpted from the book, “The Indian Cookery Book,” published in 1900. THE INDIAN COOKERY BOOK 1900 PUBLISHED BY THACKER, SPINK & CO., CALCUTTA ——————————————————- VEGETABLES All vegetables should be boiled quickly, and, with the exception of spinach, in an open vessel, skimming them carefully. Herbs of all sorts should be gathered when […]