End of 'duckeasies' era

End of 'duckeasies' era

There are 2 comments on the Independent Online story from May 18, 2008, titled End of 'duckeasies' era. In it, Independent Online reports that:

“We also had a club called Turtle Soup where people were handing (us) turtle business cards and that meant they wanted foie gras”

For nearly two years, foie gras fans in Hogtown slipped into "duckeasies" to indulge in a banned delight. via Independent Online

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Wondering

United States

#1 May 19, 2008
We were talking abouut this over the weekend. Is that much foie gras really eaten in Chicago?
Guillotine

AOL

#2 May 19, 2008
I am glad that the ban is over and I don't have to burn Alderman Joe Moore in effigy anymore (something I've been meaning to do for 3 years but never got around to doing).

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