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Slang and Jargon

  • Calendar

    October 25, 2012
  • Blogs

    January 5, 2011

    Kitchen Slang: Top Ten Words You'll Hear Behind the Line

    Seattle Municipal Archives These guys can hang, even when they're weeded!​Patty Canedo is a chef in Palm Beach and writes regularly about her kitchen exploits. While recently writing a piece, I belted out some kitchen slang that set off question marks with my editors. I got a little laugh ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 28, 2010
  • Blogs

    June 1, 2009

    Olde Tyme Diner Lingo

    "Gimme a cup 'o joe and an SOS"A recent NPR story on regional foods during the Great Depression, and the uncompleted WPA "America Eats" project, references Mark Kurlansky's recently published Food of a Younger Land ("a marvelous goulash of gastronomical oddities and antiques"). Kurlansky has catalog ... More >>

  • Music

    March 25, 2004

    How's it slangin'

    Pasty college kids try to get some play, and another Fort Lauderdale club passes out on the couch

  • Arts and Entertainment

    May 16, 2002

    Best Supporting Actress

    Brenda Thomas, Bee-luther-hatchee, Florida Stage

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