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Consider The Cheeto: The Pleasures Of Junk Food Aren't Necessarily Simple
"The exaggerated, primary flavors of junk food might seem to dominate the senses and aesthetic faculties, but like any other food, junk is still embedded in a complex web of cultural connotations, social relationships, and other meanings. The winter holidays are particularly emblematic of that. Why would we bake so many cookies if not to wish sweetness upon our friends and family?"
The Smart Set 01/13/13
Posted January 15, 2013 01:23 AM
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