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Responding to criticism: taking responsibility for our content

October 14, 2016

Last week, four authors submitted an op-ed, “How to not write racist food reviews,” criticizing The Mac Weekly’s ramen columns. The piece called for greater understanding of the cultural assumptions beneath the ramen se...

Expanding the ramen repertoire: Indomie Mi Goreng Fried Noodles

Ellyse Retana

September 16, 2016

As we progressed through our college experience, instant ramen has come to hold an unexpectedly large role in our diets and friendships. We figured if we’re going to eat something like instant ramen, we may as well do it ri...

Taste of Thailand: Fresh food, friendly staff and a dance party

Ellie Rudner

September 16, 2016

One of my favorite restaurants is Taste of Thailand, which is on Selby Ave at Pierce St. As of last week, I think I’ve been there six times. There are 86 items on the menu (not including their delicious coffees and teas), so...

Grand Central Café reopens, fails to meet expectations

Sara Ludewig

September 9, 2016

Grand Central Café, a familiar fixture to students exploring Grand Avenue, has recently reopened for business. In search of a Sunday morning breakfast sandwich, a few friends and I decided to check it out just 11 days after it...

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