Foodimentary - National Food Holidays

Did you know?  All shrimp were not created equal.  Here are a few tips on telling the good from the bad.

  • Shrimp are marketed and commercialised with several issues in mind. Most shrimp are sold frozen and marketed based on their categorisation of presentation, grading, color, and uniformity.
  • The main forms of presentation are head on shell on (HOSO), shell on (SO or “green headless shrimp”), peeled tail on (PTO), peeled undeveined (PUD), peeled and deveined (P&D), and butterfly tail on (BTTY-TO).
  • Sometimes a letter ‘F’ is placed in front of these abbreviation for the presentation in order to state that the shrimp comes from a farm (example: FSO – farmed, shell on).
  • European and Asian markets prefer the HOSO presentation (which is a whole shrimp), while the American shrimp market prefers the remaining presentations.
  • Shrimp are graded according to their count per weight.
  • The standard pack is in a…

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TED2012 remixed: It’s Time for TED

See on Scoop.itmusic to meander, move and motivate

John Boswell, of the “Symphony of Science,” came to TED2012 and made this remix of the speakers onstage (and on To read more about every speaker in…

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panoramic photo shoot – Star Trek Holodec

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Red Bull Records Via Sound Cloud

Red Bull Records signed #awolnation and that was enough to make me a fan, then I actually started to look into the labels they signed and although Awolnation is still my favorite, there are truly some really good artists in the line up. If you love music and would like to hear some of Red Bull’s artists.. visit
They have assembled some sets and singles  for your listening enjoyment.
GO GO AWOL… and Red Bull Records 🙂 Give a listen.

Bands include


Twin Atlantic

Heaven’s Basement

AND of course my own personal favorite above All (Linkin Park runs a close second)