FYI: I'm in a wrist brace at the moment, and it makes extended typing difficult. Expect lots of links for another week or so.
Bacon, and reflecting on the lives of enslaved African-Americans over at Smithsonian.com.
A guide to the hot dogs of the world, from LuckyPeach.com.
Jungle Jim's, the "country's biggest weirdo supermarket" from Epicurious.com. (I've never been there, but I have friends who make it a regular stop.)
How lessons from the Black Panthers could change the food movement from Grist.org.