"Why do many of us perceive Whole Foods and the Creation Museum so differently? By the total lack of outrage over Whole Foods’ existence, and by the total saturation of outrage over the Creation Museum, it’s clear that strict scientific accuracy in the public sphere isn’t quite as important to many of us as we might believe. "
"Crabs get shipped from far and wide to the Chesapeake area precisely because the Chesapeake has crabs in it." A great explanation of how local markets do strange things in the global marketplace.
This I share for no reason other than it's staggeringly good writing and it's about food and babies and one of those just arrived on my stoop.