The Ramen King and I: How the Inventor of Instant Noodles by Andy Raskin

By Andy Raskin

"Mankind is Noodlekind"

for 3 days in January 2007,the such a lot e-mailed article in The manhattan Times was once "appreciations: Mr. noodle," an article noting the passing, at age ninety-six, of Momofuku Ando, the inventor of immediate ramen. Ando's lifestyles got here as a surprise to many, yet to not Andy Raskin, who had spent 3 years attempting to meet the noodle pioneer.

The Ramen King and I is Raskin's humorous and, from time to time, painfully sincere memoir approximately confronting the reality of his relationship life-with Ando as his religious consultant. Can quick ramen lead one to a devoted courting? And is sushi the key to self-acceptance?

a real story of starvation in its many types, The Ramen King and I is ready turning into slaves to our wants and studying to wreck free.

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S. 5. 7 t 2 43 Fig. 19. pm vs. kT/J. O and A=lS; and (c) values of k when A=lS and v= +l. The negative values of 1 shown are applicable for d shells more than half-full. g.. Co” [68]. Kiinig /Kiinig 1 Magnetic susceptibilities: introduction Ref. p. 41-J 37 Table 10. 01 10 I 2 A -:: -3 18 1; -5 -10 ! 6. 4. 59 Kiinig / KSnig 1 Magnetische SuszeptibiliGten: Einleitung 38 [Lit. 8! 1? 8! 5! 5! 0! G? 8 1 Magnetic susceptibilities: introduction Ref. p. 0 --kTfA __------___---- __------__ 30’ 4’ PB $2 I $50 -kJ,‘% Fig.

P. 5 Abbreviations Table 4. Abbreviations for ligands Abbreviation Name of ligand Formula of ligand acaacimada’aes- Acetylacetonate 4-Amino-3-penten-2-o& anion Iminodiacetate Mercaptoethylamine anion aminine l-Amino-l-aminomethylcyclohexane ata3bca- Nitrogentriacetate (= ammoniatriacetate) Benzoylacetonate b&y 2,2’-Bipyridyl CH,COCH=C(CH,)O- CH,C(NH,)==CHC(=CH,)ONH(CH,COO-), NH2CH2CH2SHZ 2 \c/c,cH H3”& ,&HI g2 N(CH,COO-), C,H,COCH=C(CH,)O- Q-Q him 0, 2,2’-Bipyridine-l,l’-dioxide bmi bn bzocpcys2daes das Biacetyl-bismethylimine Butylenediamine (= 2,3-Diaminobutane) Benzoate Cyclopentadienide anion Cysteinate (= a-Aminomercaptopropionate) 2,2’-Di(aminoethyl)sulfide o-Phenylenebis(dimethylarsine) Di(isobutyl)dithiocarbamate Diethylformamide Diethylenetriamine Diethylenetriaminepentaacetate zden denpa5- q-p N (CH,)NC(CH,)C(CH,)N(CH,) NH,CH(CH,)CH(CH,)NH, C,H,COOW; -SCH,CH(NH,)COO- NH,CH,CH,SCH,CH,NH, GTJ-LbWCJUl, C,%),WW HCONGH,), NH,CH,CH,NHCH,CH,NH, (CH,COO),N(CH,),N(OOCCH,)(CH,), N(CH,COO), CH3 dithiol 0 3,4-Dimercaptotoluene HS dma dmf dmgdmp2dmso Dimethylacetamide Dimethylformamide Dimethylglyoximate 2,3-Dimercaptopropanol anion Dimethylsulfoxide dmtp 2,6-Dimethyl-4-thiopyrone -Q CH,CON;H,), HCON(CH,), CH,C(=NOH)C(CH,)=NO- -SCH(CH,)CH,S(CH,),SO W 0 S P dsec;;y dto2dtp- Diethyldiselenocarbamate Diethyldiselenophosphate Diethyldithiocarbamate Dithiooxalate Diethyldithiophosphate ~2\5)2NC(Se)Se(C,H,O),P(Se)SeGH,),WW -soccosWW),WS- Kiinig / Kiinig 1 Magnetische Suszeptibilittiten: Einleitung 26 [Lit.

27) is presentedin column 4 and 0, in column 5. According to common usage,these values should be considered as determined on a purely empirical basis. Substanceswhich were actually found to be antiferromagnetic, are characterized as such in column 5. However where, for paramagnetic compounds, authors deduce only 0, from Eq. (27) and calculate pmfrom Eq. : such values are included in column 4 and the temperature is specified as in “at 300 K”. Where the Curie law was followed, this is indicated by O,=O in column 5.

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