Miscellaneous Rumbles

Well whadayaknow? Carrots never used to be orange!

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Best tacos I have ever had...

...come from taco trucks. It doesn't have to be pricey to be good!

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Taquerias have proliferated here in Madison over the last few years. Once you get used to the delicious and deceptively simple (and usually cheap) real tacos, overstuffed gloppy Tex-Mex tacos seem pretty sad by comparison.

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White Castle. We all know it. An extrusion of gummy paste in four colors assembled to look like tiny play-doh hamburgers, pre-chewed texture carrying a vague taste memory of meat.

Every 8 or 10 years one gets an atavistic craving, or at least a kind of morbid curiosity to see if a bag of sliders is as initially delicious and then disgusting as one remembers. Always turns out it is.

– Proteus

There's a local bistro that advertises "Gourmet Sliders". That's an oxymoron if I've ever heard one.

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Where does the term slider come from? I don't actually know and have often wondered.

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Where does the term slider come from? I don't actually know and have often wondered.

– JimmyR

It kind of describes the way they go down when eaten.

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It kind of describes the way they go down when eaten.

Also (how to put this delicately?), the way they go later.

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They call 'em Wipe Castles for a reason.


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