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Blast from the Past: Hipp’s Bubble Room.

This place was a few blocks from my old man’s office on McCullough in San Antonio. Great burgers and decor! From the early 60’s? The cast of VIVA MAX ate and drank here a lot.

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Hipp’s menu.

Christmas lights up all year.. and a shelf all around the room  near the ceiling that had an electric train running.

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Albany, Oregon (and there’s a carniceria next door!)

I will need to check this place out…  the carniceria has chorizo seco.

Los Compadres

Taqueria in Albany, Oregon

An essay on Texas and food..

By Irina Alexandra Dumitrescu (noted scholar)

https://irinaalexandradumitrescu.files.wordpress.com/2015/03/dumitrescu-tasting-texas-smaller-pdf.pdf

corn motif

La Milpa, Richmond, VA

The straight skinny on chickenfeet.

Chicken Foot Soup Jan 30, 2010

Chicken Foot Soup Jan 30, 2010

http://www.seriouseats.com/recipes/2009/08/cantonese-chicken-feet-jalapenos-black-bean-sauce-dim-sum-recipe.html

Maranitos y Panaderias

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A ginger pig or marranito!

Afroculinaria: Virginia food.

http://afroculinaria.com/2015/01/26/the-best-quote-in-virginia-food-history/

looks like a pork chop

Looks Like a Pork Chop

Poached eggs in plastic.

From Ruhlman’s recent EGG book. It’s great!

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René Magritte, La Clairvoyance (oil on canvas), 1936.

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chicken/egg?