"False banana" is an African plant (called "kobe" in Amharic) that looks like the banana tree, but is actually the cassava. Kobe is versatile and strong, and can survive even the worst droughts and pestilence; like the manna of biblical times, its roots, once fermented and pounded into mush, can be used as a base for every kind of food...
Wednesday, November 21, 2007
Something Weird on Wikipedia
This was Wikipedia's home page this morning. Looks like Jerusalem's Zion Square to me. A quick refresh and — voila! — Back to the standard homepage.