Hitler’s Secret Antarctic Expedition for Whales – Gastro Obscura

Whale fat was widely used to wage war⁠—and make margarine.

Whales meant margarine, and margarine meant victory.

Source: Hitler’s Secret Antarctic Expedition for Whales – Gastro Obscura

Why President Coolidge Never Ate His Thanksgiving Raccoon – Gastro Obscura

First Lady Grace Coolidge in 1926 with what was meant to be dinner.

A tradition as American as apple pie, and older than the Constitution.

Source: Why President Coolidge Never Ate His Thanksgiving Raccoon – Gastro Obscura