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This Weeks Best Foodways and Food History

Babson Professor of History and Foodways Frederick Douglass Opie shares his favorite mp3 downloads this week on candy history
The True History of Chocolate: [Listen Now 29 min11 sec] http://www.eatfeed.com/food-of-the-gods-a-sacred-history-of-chocolate/

History of the Candy Industry: [Listen Now 46 min 5 sec] http://onpoint.wbur.org/2010/10/29/america-sweet-tooth

New Orleans’ Artisan Pralines: [Listen Now 7 min 15 sec] http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4989099

Marion Nestles, Food Politics and Sugar: [Listen Now 9 min 27 sec] http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1242283

Mayor Elect Bill de Blasio and Fast Food Workers

Stumping and Eating at Di Fara's Pizza in Brooklyn