Crazy Shipwreck Find: 2K-Year-Old Roman Food?

Aug 14, 2013 Full story: 104.7 WIOT 30

A 2,000-year-old shipwreck discovered off the coast of Italy could yield a pretty neat find: jars of preserved food from ancient Rome.

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#21 Aug 19, 2013
Since the food wasn't delivered in 30 minutes or less, will the descendants of the original customers get the food free?

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#22 Aug 20, 2013
They probably used secret sauce.
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#23 Aug 20, 2013
okimar wrote:
<quoted text>Which rotted fish sauce? From where?
It's ancient MSG

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#24 Aug 20, 2013
DILF wrote:
My past girlfriends used to say I had Roman hands......especially at the movies.
ahhh... one of those international guys at the movies! Roman hands and Russian fingers!

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#25 Aug 21, 2013
Come to think of it, old Roman cuisine rediscovered...

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#26 Aug 22, 2013
Also found on board, a dog costume worn by the captain at the time of the sinking, apparently the captain liked to dress up and have relations with a cat and was distracted and ran into a coral reef. Could have happened to anyone.

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#27 Aug 22, 2013
Greetings from Asterix and Obelix!!!

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#28 Aug 23, 2013
Panem et Circences!

Roman gastronomie in authenticem ambientem im Palatium. In omnia mutantur nihil interit...

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#29 Sep 23, 2014
Oprah would still eat it........just sayin'

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#30 2 hrs ago
She'd give it to the audience.

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