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Corn Juice for the Masses

Corn Juice for the Masses

Stuff People Ingest Voluntarily episode 31 Before you start accusing us of focusing on the poor, fading laundry as part of our own Antonioni scheme to sabotage the world’s image of an entire nation, let us be clear: we are more interested in the one small bright square so carefully preserved like some tiny peep […]


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HK in Korea sent us this mouth watering specimen: “While on our trip to the southern tip (no pun intended) David and I came across some sea creatures in a basket that made us both recoil in absolute horror. Look if you dare. According to my mom, this exquisite animal is served gutted and raw.” […]


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Anyone hungry for medium dog of light brown color? Koreans are. And not just those crazy countryside yokels; canine consumption is also popular with the sophisticated city folks of Seoul. So popular in fact, that the city wants to regulate the trade by giving dogs the title of “livestock.” This way health officials could monitor […]


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This Chinese “turkey sausage” was cooked in a vat of sizzling oil sitting atop a plastic bucket stove at the mouth of a limestone cave. It was promised to be “very delicious,” even a Chinese specialty. A wiser man would have seen the holes in that claim immediately, for the following reasons: 1. No one […]


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Unlike the US, where, thanks to the ubiquitous drive-through, people can eat filth in secret and on-the-go, the Chinese flock (perhaps the only manner in which they travel) to McDonald’s (or the other members of the fast-food triad – Kentucky-Fried Chicken and Pizza Hut) with no sense of dietary shame. Passing by this location, we […]