Sunday, July 3, 2011

Of Interest for the Fourth of July

On the eve of the Fourth of July, when we celebrate the founding of our country, Salon has an article that explores another aspect of the Founding Father who was the principal author of the Declaration of Independence, the cause for tomorrow's celebration: "Thomas Jefferson, America's original foodie."    


  1. A favorite Jefferson quote: "If people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny."