Friday's Unverified Fact About New York

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Traditional "clam" chowder.
The 'Boys travel to the Newark suburbs on Sunday. A final "fact" about the city not even native Americans wanted to keep...

Manhattan clam chowder originally had quote marks around the word clam, as it was invented to clean up a tadpole problem in channels feeding into Gowanus Bay. They still serve the traditional version in Giants Stadium luxury suites.*


*Source: Wikipedia

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