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In America, there’s long been a duality in how we view the cuisine of immigrants as both suspect and exotic. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, for example, rumors that Chinese immigrants used rat meat in their cooking were common. One New York Times story from 1883 pondered, “do the Chinese eat rats?” (Sadly, such tales persist.) Yet artists and other bohemians of the era sought out Chinese restaurants, in part as a sign of their worldliness..
The NBA also lacks a specific domestic violence policy but does have policies regarding violent misconduct and unlawful behavior though suspensions have been rarely meted out. Multiple NBA players, including Matt Barnes and DeAndre Liggins, were also charged in domestic violence cases though were never disciplined by the league after the charges were dropped. Liggins was waived by the Thunder but upon charges being dropped, he signed a camp deal with the Clippers..
Milk, in its natural state, is more than 80 percent water. Once you remove the water and compress the remaining solids, you have cheese [source: Jenkins]. Along the way, there are lots of different things that cheesemakers can do to alter the flavor and appearance of the cheese..
I wish the French well in figuring themselves out. I certainly can’t. But, whatever they eventually decide, I truly hope that they go on being French: the unpredictable, fun, interesting, ingenious and ultimately baffling occupants of one of the most beautiful countries on Earth..