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Is There a Secret Sixth Taste?

June 4, 2018

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Show Notes



Is there more to your taste buds than you thought? ELT tackles a fat question. Plus, a #YESflamingo campaign update.


Guests: Richard Mattes, taste czar; Sarah Laskow, reporter for Atlas Obscura. Special thanks to caller Samantha. 


*Correction: The Vegas Golden Knights mascot is not, in fact, a golden knight. It is Chance the gila monster. Our apologies to Chance and fans for the error. 


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