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Dining, SFoodie How Christopher Columbus Changed the Way We Eat

How Christopher Columbus Changed the Way We Eat

Imagine an Italy without tomato sauce, Ireland without potatoes, Belgium without chocolate. Regardless of your feelings about Christopher Columbus and colonialism, the fact remains that the man irrevocably changed the culinary world when he crossed the ocean blue and made…
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Music, Bouncer Christopher Columbus Was a Real Jerk

Christopher Columbus Was a Real Jerk

I was sitting at Specs' Cafe in North Beach, waiting for my blind date to arrive, and thinking about Christopher Columbus. One thing I've learned about explorers is that some of them fell into the job haphazardly. For example, Cortez…
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