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Revel In NY: Burger Expert Josh Ozersky

August 6, 2010 10:57 AM

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Josh Ozersky (credit: Revel In New York)

Josh Ozersky (credit: Revel In New York)

Produced by Scott Newman and Marc Santo

“Burger purists have a historical cast of mind. They’re always walking around with a patriotic and antiquarian bent thinking about old-time, classic hamburgers, like the kind that was eaten by Wimpy and Jugghead. Burger purist aren’t really fit to live in this world. There’s a kind of poetic idealism to them and a sense of innocence that was lost by the American Adam.”

Those are the words of Josh Ozersky, aka “Mr. Cutlets” – a James Beard Award winning food writer and cultural historian, whose books include, Meat Me in Manhattan, A Carnivore’s Guide to New York, The Hamburger: A History, and Archie Bunker’s America: TV in Era of Changing Times.

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About Revel In New York

Revel in New York is a city and culture guide for curious travelers and locals alike. Through our original videos we introduce you to interesting New Yorkers that range from established artists, chefs, and musicians to the equally charismatic characters operating outside the margins of popular culture.

All of our videos are presented with our subject’s personal recommendations about their favorite things to do in New York City as well as their suggestions on books, music, films and the cultural interests that have shaped their tastes. It is true that our character selection is subjective based upon people we like, but we hope you’ll like them too, or at least find them interesting.

More From Revel In New York

Jim & Hester, Interior Designers
Josh Ozersky, Burger Expert
Peter McGough, Artist
Danny Jacobs, Boxer
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Lorie Karnath, Explorer
Brazilian Girls, Band

To see all the subject’s cultural recommendations and suggestions on what to do in New York City, visit revelinnewyork.com.

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