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This week's death of Blair River, the 575 pound spokesperson for the Heart Attack Grill is disturbing to be sure. First and foremost because this young man was only 29 years old. This means that he lived a scant 11 years as an adult and this kind of story always makes my heart ache.
There was a tremendous amount of press surrounding Mr. River's death because of his role as a morbidly obese man pitching a restaurant that profiteers from today's tremendous problem with weight gain in America. Founded by Jon Basso, who uses the moniker "Dr. Jon," the restaurant serves burgers and fries with no limit on the calories, fat or salt. In Memoriam
This is a light pasta dish with the flavor of the crab enhanced by both the slight creaminess and the flavors of the lemon and oregano.
I am fortunate enough to live on the Gulf Coast and there's great quality crab here. I purchase mine at the farmer's market here in New Orleans. You can find great quality crabmeat even if you don't live on the coast - ask at the fish counter of your local store.
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