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10 years? That's a long time. But to be honest I never thought I'd be living in New York City back in 2000.

10 years from now I would either be in Tokyo, or Washington DC, depending on where my job in the government needs my talents. More than likely the Food Crisis will be something I would be well informed on considering my area of studies, so I'm pretty sure Alchemy would waste no time calling me up to assist, whether it be through physical action or through the intimate knowledge of the crisis, country, and region that I would be able to share... or both. It would be interesting to be able to work on the crisis in the official governmental capacity as well as outside the 'normal' channels. As such, I'd be first in line to answer the call if/when it comes.


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Comment by Mita Williams on March 4, 2010 at 2:41pm
Good to have you on board! Have your studies involved food or food culture? I'm curious whether Western food tastes will become more Eastern in 10 years time.
Comment by Charles Andersen on March 4, 2010 at 4:07pm
Hey there Mita! Thanks for the welcome. My studies haven't officially involved food or food culture, but it came into play while I lived over in Japan. I loved Japanese cuisine... or rather, love. Present tense. But one thing I have found is that whenever a food or drink is imported from Japan, it usually becomes 'Westernized' or adapted in some way to fit Western tastes. One thing that made me sad was when Green Tea hit the scene here in the West, all the companies decided to add copious amounts of sweeteners where in Japan bottled Green Tea mostly (if not always) was unsweetened. As such, I don't see Western food tastes becoming more Eastern... but you never know. The future is tricky like that!


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