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Sam Sifton
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How @damiencave and @FrancesRobles pulled together their harrowing story of a Guatemalan girl's trip to the U.S.
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Typical American family makes less than 15 years ago, a statement not true since the Great Depression. @DLeonhardt…
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Marian Seldes, the regal actress, has died at 88. Hard to imagine Broadway w/o her on stage or on the aisle.
Is this the week you're going to cook macaroni Milanaise? It ought to be.… #nytcooking
RT @Wendo20: Dead bear cub in Central Park. We are on it!
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My newsletter today: @MsJackMonroe, @kendricklamar, and a bunch of things to cook this week.…. #NYTCooking
A reminder that today is the last day to register to vote in the general election. Handiest tool I’ve seen to reg is…
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.@SamSifton, you sweet bitch, that @kogibbq short-rib stew RUINED me for other foods. May you & Chef Roy live to be a thousand years old.
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Cooked up fake @BabboRistorante food for the family, then watched @Jon_Favreau's @ChefTheFilm: an exceedingly good Saturday night. #ops
Curate your own collection of #NYTCooking recipes. Get started
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I'm watching The Lion King at work, it's @SamSifton's fault and I'm very happy about it. Can we make this a regular part of NYT Cooking?
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Via @jensnow, some Russ & Daughters Yom Kippur stats: 8000 bagels, 5000# smoked salmon, 8000 herring, 1000 babkas, 2500# whitefish.
@SamSifton and @pete_wells great last hour on @LeonardLopate show. Perfect companion for my housecleaning. Love food Friday's x sj
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Hey, NYC! @goodappetite's about to go on @LeonardLopate to talk about her favorite cookbooks. What are yours? Tweet her or call in at noon.
This weekend, why not cook for next week? My Friday newsletter:…. #NYTCooking
RT @AlexJamesFitz Woah, this trailer for Clint Eastwood's 'American Sniper'…
More from the drought-plagued West, with this amazing report from @jennymedina in rural California:
The third high-school football player to die in less than a week:
Here's good news about @Lin_Manuel, with a bonus vid at the end where he mashes up Jay-Z and Sondheim:
.@SamSifton might have had a bad brains experience, but Craig Claiborne had a good one in '64
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I'll be typing @reddit_AMA today at 4 pm EST, answering reader questions about cooking & Cooking & eating & food & anything else.
Roast some lamb tonight (in chunks, pretty quick) with some eggplant (cubed, even faster). Date-yogurt chutney! Go!
Our chickens have been growing alongside us. They're 4x the weight they were in 1957. Via @voxdotcom:….
Via @moorehn and @MeredithFrost, the Instagram account of the Reykjavík PD. It is so great:
IUDs: they really, really work. New NEJM study on long-acting reversible contraceptives:
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This is hard to read, and excellent reporting. "Brooklyn Tech Teacher Was Just a Friend, Until His Arrest." @nytimes
@SamSifton A side benefit of weeknight smothered chicken ... very little cleanup! And delicious. Biscuits next time.
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And, scene. "Secret Service Director to Resign." @nytimes:
.@sarahlovescali is on @kcrw this afternoon telling me cooking sucks and she'll never cook again. She will tho!…
Today's #NYTCooking newsletter: Mighty Mo burgers, salads, an apology to @jianghomeshi and "Why Cooking Sucks."…
Today on @KCRWPressPlay, @SamSifton and @sarahlovescali: Domesticity is suddenly cool again, but is cooking really worth the trouble?
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Awesome feed from #NYTCooking today: Rigatoni and Cauliflower al Forno, from @DavidTanisCooks:….
A little Gogol, a lotta Leander Perez. @NathanielRich on energy plants as blackmail for Louisiana coastal survival.
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The Canadian skier JP Auclair died in an avalanche in Chile on Monday. Watch a few of his videos:
Delicious food section @nytimes this morning, with plenty to read and, importantly, cook. #nytcooking
The Times will eliminate 100 newsroom jobs, @ravisomaiya reports, citing note from @deanbaquet to staff this morning.
Fascinating, tough, smart review of (Keith McNally and) Cherche Midi, from Mr. @pete_wells:
Here's @peterkaminsky out in Montauk with @Kheffernan212 chasing false albacore, and eating them. Who knew? #dixon
Very happy to announce that @tamareadler will begin alternating @NYTmag EAT columns with @SamSifton and @bittman. #yum
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>@tamareadler joins NYT Mag as contributing writer, will alternate food columns with @SamSifton and Bittman.
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Waiting to see @MikeHamad's NYT Phish segment on @JetBlue. So far it's just @SamSifton making burgers
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