THIS PESTO-FLAVORED ramen is proof that weird food combinations work, like tomato ketchup + soy sauce, or banana + peanut butter. Never mind that it looks like vomitus; it's a work of gastronomical art. I will keep coming back.
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If, theoretically, you had a gifted child—someone who could solve problems mentally, without pen and paper; who already knew calculus before...
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