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Among the Thugs by Bill Buford

By Bill Buford

They've got names like Barmy Bernie, Daft Donald, and Steamin' Sammy. they prefer lager (in large quantities), the Queen, soccer golf equipment (especially Manchester United), and themselves. Their dislike encompasses the remainder of the recognized universe, and England's football thugs convey it in ways in which variety from mere vandalism to riots that terrorize whole towns. Now invoice Buford, editor of the distinguished magazine Granta, enters this exchange society and documents either its savageries and its sinister attract with the social mind's eye of a George Orwell and the uncooked own engagement of a Hunter Thompson.

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Sift together the flour, baking powder, and salt 4 tablespoons margarine, melted in a medium bowl. Beat the eggs in a large bowl 1;3 cup firmly packed brown sugar until fluffy. Add the pureed sweet potatoes to the 2 tablespoons freshly grated beaten eggs. Add the melted margarine, brown orange rind sugar, and grated orange rind, mixing well. Add Low fat milk the dry ingredients and blend. If the batter is too Honey stiff, add a few drops of low fat milk to reach the right consistency. Spray a heated waffie iron with nonstick spray.

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