Patrice & Marleah nerd out on history this week, with the least appropriately named government nuke project ever, the national quarantine you never knew about, and fuckin’ armadillos, man. Also we welcome back Bartender Courtney and her Cuban mojitos!
The Dribble Project //
Nuclear Blasts in Mississippi | Mississippi History Now by Stephen Cresswell
Atomic Journeys: Mississippi segment – YouTube by atomcentral
Let’s Learn About Leprosy! //
How Do People Get Hansen’s Disease? by the CDC
Secret People (film about Carville) directed by Laura Harrison and John Anderson
Carville Leprosy Hospital 1977-79, “No Place for Cowards”: photos by M Petty Photography
Termination of the leprosy isolation policy in the US and Japan : Science, policy changes, and the garbage can model by Hajime Sato and Janet E Frantz
- 2 teaspoons sugar
- 10 fresh mint leaves, plus 1 sprig for garnish
- Juice of 1/4 lime
- 2 ounces rum, such as Bacardi Superior Rum
- Splash club soda
Combine the sugar, mint and lime juice in a 12-ounce glass and muddle together. Fill the glass with ice, and then pour in the rum. Shake in a shaker until well mixed, then pour back into the same glass. Fill with club soda, and garnish with mint, sugar cane and a straw.