The Thunderdome, Occupy Denver's onetime kitchen and an erstwhile mobile vegan experience, is known for a lot of things -- dick jokes and anarchist sentiments included -- but gentility is not one of them. This explains why, in the group's new series of cooking videos, the time lapse between pressing "play" and hearing an F-bomb is exactly twelve seconds.
|The Thunderdome, shown here in its original location, has taken to the web.|
Fronted by loud and sarcastic Thunderdome cooks Justin "Crunchy" Gwin and Pat Marsden, the two videos produced so far teach viewers the ins and outs of creating handmade pasta and aloo gobi while navigating through cracks about JFK and Outback Steakhouse. Inexpertly edited and occasionally long-winded, the videos find the two chefs and a handful of friends laying out the steps to their dishes in traditional Thunderdome fashion: through one-liners and lengthy anecdotes. More »