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The Takeaway

School Lunch in Oregon Depends a Lot on Where You Live

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

With Thanksgiving vacation, many students look forward to a break from school lunch. And in Oregon, what kids get differs a lot between urban and rural schools. 

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The Takeaway

The Sporkful's Tips for Eating Thanksgiving

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Dan Pashman, host of WNYC's Sporkful podcast, shares his best tips on how to eat your Thanksgiving dinner. 

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Morning Edition

For Native Alaskans, Holiday Menu Looks To The Wild

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Thanksgiving menus traditionally celebrate the bounty of late fall. In rural Alaska, that means walrus, moose, fermented fish heads and akutaq, or Eskimo ice cream – salmonberries mixed with Crisco.

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Morning Edition

Gluten-Free Guests For Thanksgiving? We've Got You Covered

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

It's like the start of a bad joke: a vegan, a gluten-free and a paleo walk into a bar — except it's your house, and they're gathered around the Thanksgiving table. Don't panic — we've got recipes.

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Morning Edition

Thanksgiving Recipes From 'Morning Edition' Listeners

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Listeners submitted their beloved — and, often, simplest — holiday recipes via Twitter. We've compiled some of our favorites.

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All Things Considered

For More Local Turkeys To Hit Holiday Tables, You Need An Abattoir

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Demand for locally raised birds is growing faster than small farms can keep pace with. One New England farmer is making a bold move to get more gobblers to the table.

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The Takeaway

The Sporkful's Tips for Cooking Thanksgiving

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

WNYC's Dan Pashman gives his tips on how to make and save a great Thanksgiving dinner. One secret? Don't try to do everything and pour yourself a nice drink.

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Take A Bite Out Of Ringo: Giant Cookies Honor Pop Culture Icons

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Two self-taught pastry pros specialize in hand-painted cookies of musicians and other cultural icons, from Calvin and Hobbes to Fall Out Boy. Their creations seem almost too beautiful to eat. Almost.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Should You Feast Responsibly on Thanksgiving, Or Just Dig In?

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Dan Pashman tackles the tough Thanksgiving Questions. How do you feast responsibly if you are dieting? And what do you do with all those leftovers?

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The Takeaway

FDA to Require New Calorie Count Rules

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

The F.D.A. announced today that it will require chain restaurants, movie theaters to post calorie counts on all their food items - including alcoholic beverages.

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Morning Edition

Want A Calorie Count With That? FDA Issues New Rules For Restaurants

Monday, November 24, 2014

Years in the making, the new rules will require chain restaurants with 20 or more locations to post calorie information on their menus. Even movie theaters and vending machines are covered.

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Sandwich Monday: The Thanksgiving Hot Durkey

Monday, November 24, 2014

For this week's Sandwich Monday, we make our own holiday turkey — out of hot dogs.

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For The Next Food Drive, Go For The Canned Tuna, Not The Saltines

Monday, November 24, 2014

If you're giving nonperishables to a food pantry this year, skip the sodium-packed soups and focus on nutrient-dense foods, hunger advocates say. Some of them may be cheaper, too.

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The Economics Of Thanksgiving 2014

Monday, November 24, 2014

More people will be driving and flying this Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Gas isn't the only thing that's cheaper. Turkey is too, along with its companions, stuffing and cranberries.

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The Takeaway

Today's Takeaways: Defense Sec. Hagel Resigns, Uncretainty Swirls in Ferguson, and Tips for Hosting Thanksgiving

Monday, November 24, 2014

The Takeaway looks at Defense Sec. Chuck Hagel's resignation, we explore the tension in Freguson, and The Sporkful shares some tips for hosting Thanksgiving.

Specials

Innovation Hub: The Whole Tradition Show

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Leading up to this Thanksgiving holiday, Innovation Hub wonders: do traditions still serve a purpose, or should they be overhauled?

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The Sporkful

Amy Sedaris Loves Family Fights at the Holidays

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Amy Sedaris offers advice on dealing with family who are drunk or confrontational at the holidays. Plus, Radiolab's Robert Krulwich on the time a turkey fell in love with his wife.

Lovers Of California Wine, Keep An Eye On Anderson Valley

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Anderson Valley doesn't typically make the shortlist when travelers are planning a California wine vacation, but commentator Christine Ciarmello says it's like visiting Napa — back in the '70s.

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Specials

The Sporkful: Thanksgiving Is For Eaters

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Take Thanksgiving head-on with help from The Sporkful's Dan Pashman and public radio's favorite personalities like Mo Rocca, Amy Sedaris, Robert Krulwich, Brooke Gladstone and more.

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The Takeaway

The Takeaway Weekender: Tips For Hosting, Cooking & Eating Thanksgiving

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Welcome to The Takeaway weekender!

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