lunes, 16 de agosto de 2010

Red Menace How The Tomato Conquered Italy And America

When [the tomato] arrived on the scene in Italy, it was strictly a curiosity for those who studied plants � not something anyone faint of heart would consider eating.

In 1628, Paduan physician Giovanni Domenico Sala called tomatoes strange and horrible things� in a discussion that included the consumption of locusts, crickets, and worms.

Source:
http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/ideas/articles/2010/08/15/red_menace/?camp=misc:on:share:article

1 comentario:

惠奇 dijo...

愛情是一種發明,需要不斷改良。只是,這種發明和其他發明不一樣,它沒有專利權,隨時會被人搶走。.................................................................