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Blue cheese and stinky tofu

One of the big differences between cultures is the food that people with a completely diverse historical, geographical and social background usually consume. What some enjoy can be a total nightmare for others. Bushmeat, quite popular in Africa, includes monkeys, cane rats and antelopes, the latter one being a favorite among White South Africans as well. But at the same time, fruit bats...

Blue cheese and stinky tofu

One of the big differences between cultures is the food that people with a completely diverse historical, geographical and social background usually consume. What some enjoy can be a total nightmare for others. Bushmeat, quite popular in Africa, includes monkeys, cane rats and antelopes, the latter one being a favorite among White South Africans as well. But at the same time, fruit bats which have been linked to the deadly Ebola virus, are hunted for human consumption in the western and central parts of the Black Continent. Chinese are clearly horrified by the mere idea of Germans eating raw pork with onions and an also uncooked...

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