Saturday, April 19, 2008
So, have you watched King Corn now and gotten fully obsessed with the ubiquity of corn in our food supply? Via foodperson.com, here's a useful list of common corn derivitives that help sneak corn into just about everything we eat.
I'm sort of intrigued by the challenge to try to go a week without eating any corn--not because I'm totally freaked out by corn now (honest, I'm not!) but just because it seems like a lot of fun.
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