Archaeology is particularly vulnerable to scholars who gain control of materials and then refuse to publish them

The committee, with its obsessive secrecy and cloak-and-dagger scholarship, long ago exhausted its credibility with scholars and laymen alike

the fact that it made him D. H. Laurence was a fringe benefit

Much of this revolutionary cooking [modernist cuisine] is based on ingredients and techniques long fundamental to the processed food industry

a theoretical slap in the face

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