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Summer Sweet Corn Soup

a: This soup ~
b: having your own little bowl of summer

What: "For a meat-free version, omit the chicken stock and use all corn broth, and replace the bacon with grilled chanterelle or lobster mushrooms. Nothing says summer like fresh corn, and this soup is like having your own little bowl of summer."

Writer: Jennifer Mahoney
Date: Aug 11 2011 12:04 PM

A Bacteria Gang(colony)

a: Single bacteria ~
b: the kid who is trying to be tough

What: "Read the definition again and you'll be impressed by what it says - loose, single bacteria are like the kid who is trying to be tough, but doesn't have any muscle. So, what does he do? He joins the local gang (other bacteria) and now by sheer numbers and support creates a protective environment that gives him not just the illusion, but real, power."

Writer: Allison M. Adams, D.M.D.
Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: Oct 25 2013 5:18 PM

a: Hox genes ~
b: with careers in management


"Hox genes are like genes with careers in management that don't care what kind of company they're managing." and according to article they like boss around the other genes.

A good discussion in the link.... If you want....

Writer: Michon Scott
Date: Sep 23 2014 7:53 PM

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