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Joe Kissell Talks Turkey on the Panel

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Our own Joe Kissell, donning his foodie hat as author of “Take Control of Thanksgiving Dinner,” joined host Benjamin Alexander and the co-hosts of the Food Safety Talk podcast — Ben Chapman and Don Schaffner — on the Panel podcast to discuss Thanksgiving dinner. Topics included the best thermometers for the bird, a vigorous debate over food safety, and whether pumpkin pie can kill you.Generic Globefollow link

 

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Donald Schaffner  An apple icon for a TidBITS Contributor 2013-11-25 09:28
One minor correction: Ben and I co-host Food Safety Talk.
Josh Centers  An apple icon for a TidBITS Staffer 2013-11-25 09:32
Yep, we fixed to reflect this.