Common wisdom for careers is “Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.” I write about food and travel because I’ve always had a fascination with other cultures’ foods. What do they eat over there? What do royal people eat? What do movie stars eat? What do people...
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There’s a scene in the 1991 film “L.A. Story” where a waiter in a trendy eatery takes increasingly complex coffee orders from a table of Hollywood types, ending with the sublimely ridiculous “half double decaffeinated half-caf, with a twist of lemon.”
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Johnny Carson used to have a joke about it. A friend of his had sworn off coffee, cigarettes, alcohol, red meat and sex. The guy was doing just fine, Carson quipped, until he committed suicide.
Well, I haven't reached the brink of despair just yet. But I am having a hard time trying...
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