Christina Bergmann

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Farmers Who Grow Cocoa Beans Taste Chocolate For The First Time. Their Faces Say It All.

Chocolate. Whatever your preferred form or flavor is, the love of it is something that <i>feels</i> universal, shared between us. We come together over dinner for it, celebrate birthdays and holidays with it. The industry that produces chocolate crisscrosses the entire world.<p>But for the cocoa bean farmers …

The Best Burger in America Is Not Easy to Get

But sweet Jesus this thing is great.<p><b>The best hamburger in America</b> — at least that I know of — is hard to get. Obviously, you have to know where it can be found. I will take care of that part right now — it can be found at Raoul's Restaurant, on Prince Street in New York City. It isn't very …

My party has lost its soul: Bill Clinton, Barack Obama and the victory of Wall Street Democrats

<b>Ralph Nader, Elizabeth Warren, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Cory Booker (AP/Evan Vucci/Lauren Victoria Burke/Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Stephan Savoia/Reuters/Eduardo Munoz)</b><p>A former Clinton aide on how Democrats lost their way chasing Wall Street cash, and new populism the party needs<p>Bill Curry<p>July …

It’s not just David Byrne and Radiohead: Spotify, Pandora and how streaming music kills jazz and classical

<b>David Byrne, Thom Yorke (Reuters/Hugo Correia/AP/Chris Pizzello/Photo collage by Salon)</b><p>More musicians are taking aim at the rates paid by Spotify and Pandora, and warning whole genres are in danger<p>Scott Timberg<p>July 20, 2014 8:00pm (UTC)<p>After years in which tech-company hype has drowned out most …

Read This Before Your Next Vacation

Photo: Courtesy of Anna Davies.<p>“But it’s not real life, you know. It’s a vacation.”<p>I sighed. After an eight-day solo vacation, I was back in New …

Performs Trouble No More At Town Hall

The war in Iraq was just weeks old when John Mellencamp released 2003’s <i>Trouble No More</i>, a collection of blues and folk covers that proved the protest …

13 Crunchy, Creamy Facts That Justify Your Love Affair With Peanut Butter

A love for peanut butter is a love like no other. The sometimes smooth, sometimes crunchy spread is so amazing, you might start feeling like you're legitimately addicted. Because peanut butter goes so well with so many foods, you may have thought about having it for breakfast, lunch and dinner. And …