Why Foursquare and ‘Coolhunting’ Ruin Hole-in-the-Wall Food Gems

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Found an awesome taco truck off the beaten path? Don’t go blabbing about it on Foursquare, you asshat! At least that’s what Brent Cox says over at The Awl, as he dissects a culture of “coolhunting” that’s ruining food fun in favor of perceived awesomeness: “There is something to be said for Just Experiencing something and letting the sole record of it be your memory.”

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