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I did this thing that really annoys me. I’m preparing eggplant to make Zaalouk, this ridiculously delicious fried eggplant dish. It’s one of those Quintessential Moroccan Salads. 515 more words


Townes Van Zandt 1969

Townes Van Zandt was born in Texas in 1944. He died, after years of mistreating himself, of cardiac arrhythmia in 1997. As a musician he tends to be classified – by those who see fit to classify – as a country singer, although his principal influences (Bob Dylan, Lightnin’ Hopkins, Mississippi John Hurt) were schooled primarily in folk and blues. 583 more words