The tragedy of the hors d’oeuvres

This weekend, one of the big stories in the US is the blizzard that swept up the east coast.

The other kind.

Reporters have pretty thoroughly covered the usual topics – how many inches of snow, the roads that are closed and how many people lost electricity. The story of people marooned at closed airports has been done. There is one topic that has been missed – the tragedy of cancelled Christmas parties and the resulting glut of hors d’ oeuvres. Read the rest of this entry »