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Jamie Oliver on America's Children

joveg.jpgBack in season one of Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution, Jamie Oliver challenged first graders to identify basic things like tomatoes, eggplants, and cauliflower. They failed, badly. And now, a followup from Oliver in the London Evening Standard: "It was worse than that... but we had to cut it. It was so embarrassing, it would have seemed patronising. They thought honey came from bears and spaghetti grew on trees and chocolate was from lakes." [LES]