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what's wrong with your corn?

 
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I really want some corn smut. so, if your corn starts looking really funny this year, let me know if you would like to share with me. expect compensation for your gift.
 
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omg corn smut is amazing, now I want some really bad! a fungus worth more than corn, I love nature! todays plague is tomorrows health
 
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Saybian Morgan wrote:omg corn smut is amazing, now I want some really bad! a fungus worth more than corn, I love nature! todays plague is tomorrows health



have you eaten any? it's delicious.

had some at a great Mexican restaurant in Portland last year. in the dim restaurant lighting, it looked very appealing. as leftovers visible in daylight the day after, it looked pretty nasty. still tasty, though.
 
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I didn't know what corn smut was, so I just googled it to see. I had just eaten lunch, which now wants to come back up. I had no idea it was going to look so gross! Thanks for teaching me about this grossdeliciousness.
 
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Anouther edible fungus I didn't know about.
 
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We have corn smut on our popcorn
 
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Jordan Lowery wrote:We have corn smut on our popcorn



are you eating it?
 
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Just noticed it recently. Also i have never cooked or eaten it. How do you like it?
 
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most traditional is quesadillas, but I've had it in some delicious soup, too. never prepared it myself, just had it at a friend's restaurant.

in other news, I just got my permit to transport cultures and cultivate the stuff. not a simple or quick process, though everyone involved was helpful.
 
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