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The Okra Tradition

For those who don't know the history of the okra dialogue and jokes on TakomaDC@yahoogroups.com, it began in 2010 when Doug Payton posted about his okra plants and memories of Oklahoma. This started a flurry of "I love okra, I hate okra" messages and memories. And then recipes.After that, whenever discussion on the list got thorny, Tom Fedewa would post: "Looks like what we need is a new okra recipe." And … Continue Reading ››