‘Slate’ Criticizes the ‘Home-Cooked Family Dinner’: Joel Salatin Responds

Victimhood escalates to stratospheric whining with Amanda Marcotte’s recent Slate post titled Let’s Stop Idealizing the Home-Cooked Family Dinner. The piece concluded more often than not family members (especially the male ones) were ingrates and, generally, home-cooked meals were too stressful, expensive, time-consuming, and utensil-dependent to be worthy of the trouble. Marcotte’s indictment of what she considers a romanticized cultural icon certainly speaks volumes about where our cultural … Continue reading ‘Slate’ Criticizes the ‘Home-Cooked Family Dinner’: Joel Salatin Responds