FROM Mary Hausch
Adelson and the Review-Journal Nevada’s largest newspaper is the Las Vegas Review-Journal. It endorsed Marco Rubio. Its owner is a major Republican donor and casino magnate, Sheldon Adelson. He has yet to pick a candidate. In 2012 he backed Newt Gingrich. We discuss how the paper is covering the election now that Adelson is the owner.
Shaking up the USDA, 'The Beef Cookbook' and 'Tartine All Day' Peggy Lowe explains why Trump’s pick for USDA Secretary is rattling rural America. Dario Cecchini talks future plans for Chianti ramen, and Richard Turner shares cuts from “PRIME: The Beef Cookbook.” Writer Matthew Sedacca looks at the controversy behind liquid smoke. Jonathan Gold tries Chengdu-style dishes, and Elisabeth Prueitt of Tartine fills us in on the latest. Plus, chef Michael Beckman shares a recipe for cactus confit.
Morgan Parker: There Are More Beautiful Things than Beyoncé Morgan Parker says that the poems in her book There Are Things More Beautiful than Beyoncé take a stand against the clichés of the dominant culture.