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Turns out, connecting with a community IRL still makes a difference

You’d probably drive right past Horton’s Supermarket if you weren’t looking for it — and, honestly, why would you be?

It’s in a small, squat, not exactly gorgeous building plonked down just inside the city limits of a small town in the mountains of rural southwest Virginia. There’s often a car or pickup truck in every spot, and when you go through the front door, past the community bulletin board, you’ll walk smack into a wall of assorted Little Debbie cakes, located across the aisle from many loaves of white bread and zero loaves of pumpernickel or rye, around the…


Food from every angle: From Medium x Mark Bittman

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