The "tremendous irony" of moving Midtown to the East Village
Today we finish our spotlight of New York Olympic equestrians with a rookie and a veteran in the sport. Both have had historic moments in the sport, one for his many victories both internationally and in the US and the other for being the youngest rider to make the Olympic Equestrian team.
In case you haven't heard the news: The winner of F&W's "The People's Best New Chef" contest is not from New York. Tim Byres, who works at Smoke in Dallas, beat out the national competition for his ability to go "beyond just barbecue, with an in-kitchen wood grill and smoke pit for smoking or curing ... More >>
opentable.comThe product of blood, sweat, and tearsIt's almost time for the Oscars. That is, the Oscars of the food world: the James Beard Foundation Awards. Today marked the announcement of the restaurant and chef semifinalists, who were chosen from a record 28,000 online entries. Finalists ... More >>
How IBM Helped Automate the Nazi Death Machine in Poland
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