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Re: aroids (?) in the news !
From: Ron Weeks rhweeks at attglobal.net> on 2002.06.03 at 20:12:51(8946)|
Thanks for sharing you thoughts on natural selection and food BEFORE you
do the aroid cooking demonstration.
I prefer not to participate in an event showcasing the combination.
> This reminds me of a GREAT George Carlin act on TV this AM,|
> where George is commenting on all the sometimes-stupid
> 'safeguards' we are subjected to by the government
> agencies---he comments-- ' What ever happened to 'survival
> of the fittest, thinning of the herd??? The stupid kid
> who swallowed too many glass marbles did not grow up to
> father even MORE stupid kids!" Sad but true. I mean, we
> can not even teach our kids to eat gel candy??? Wow!
> I don`t only smell my aroids, Derek, I cook and then eat the
> hell out of several genera!!
> (Note that I specified 'cook first'--- I KNOW that there is
> someone out there who may have survived the eating of the
> glass marbles, but who will NOT survive chewing into a raw
> Xanthosoma or Colocasia !!)
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