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Chicken Wings: A Retrospective

TODAY IS THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BUFFALO CHICKEN WING. To mark this magnificent occasion, here’s a look back at a hard-hitting piece highlighting the dearth of good chicken wings in the New York Metro Area, which originally ran in the Hudson Reporter on October 31, 2002. __________________________________________________________ It’s really …

Cinco Tacos, Hold de Mayo

This originally ran in The Hudson Reporter on May 19, 2007. You’ve got to love the sheer, bold-faced audacity of Americans celebrating Cinco de Mayo. More often than not, that celebration is characterized by raving packs of lilywhite, frat-boy carne-heads in gaudy, oversized sombreros doing the Macarena while whacking back …