Allusionist 11: Brunchtime

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Brunch. What does it actually mean?

Yeah yeah, it's breakfast + lunch, but in function or in form? And what does it have to do with Lewis Carroll?

I chewed this over during brunch with Dan Pashman, host of the food podcast The Sporkful and author of Eat More Better. Fall down the rabbit hole of brunch semantics with us.

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MAILCHIMP'S RANDOMLY SELECTED WORD FROM THE DICTIONARY:
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Next episode will appear in a fortnight. Don't stay awake the whole time until then just to game the word 'breakfast'. You'll only be spiting yourself.

- HZ

CREDITS

Me and Dan in the Square Diner, post-porklift.

Me and Dan in the Square Diner, post-porklift.

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