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Soy curls are a type of meat alternative that have a texture and mouth feel very similar to chicken. They were invented in Oregon around the year 2000 by Butler Foods LLC based in Grand Ronde, Oregon. At a time when faux meat options keep expanding in variety, popularity, and price, soy curls remain one of the most affordable plant-based protein options available.


Made from dehydrated strips of soy protein, the manufacturing process begins by slow-cooking whole, non-GMO soy beans until they're soft. The beans are then processed by a machine that breaks them into strands. Finally, the processed strands are slowly dried at a low temperature and packaged. Containing no additives, the finished product is 100% soy beans and suitable for vegans and omnivores alike.


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Nonfiction graphic novel, written and illustrated by Guy Delisle. Subtitled "A Journey in North Korea," it was published by Drawn & Quarterly in 2003. 

Delisle is a Canadian cartoonist best known for his graphic novels about his travels in Asia and the Middle East, but he's also an animator who's worked as an animation supervisor (generally, checking the work of other animators to make sure everything is working smoothly and clearly) at cartoon studios in Asia. At

"Let's Get Milk-Faced and Hum Like Rabbits" is the title of an unpublished chapter from an early draft of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, a children's book by British author Roald Dahl originally published in 1964. It was discovered and reported by The Guardian in 2014 along with several other early chapters of the novel, including "The Vanilla Fudge Room", "The Warming Candy Room", and "

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