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Cooking to the Music

"Dance Dance Dance." Remember that song? It's an oldie-but-goodie from Chic, one of the great disco bands of the 1970s that also produced classic dance-floor hits such as "Le Freak" ("Freak Out") and "Good Times." Dance is something I used to do a lot of growing up in the late 70s, when disco was king. Purple Haze was the DJ of choice at most Bar Mitzvah record hops in my neighborhood outside of Philadelphia, and we kids would dance to Chic, Earth Wind and Fire, the Jackson Five. The theme song for my high school prom in 1984 was Lionel Ritchie's "All Night Long." Sadly, I no longer make time to cut the rug the way I used to -- unless I'm cooking. Given the amount of time I spend in the kitchen, that hardly sounds like a change in the ole dance routine, I know. The reality is, I...


By Kim ODonnel | May 3, 2007; 10:40 AM ET | Comments (7)


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