I was an early fan of the newly-published book The Fortune Cookie Chronicles by Jennifer 8. Lee. Last night I watched the author's interview on The Colbert Report. What fun. She made her point that most Americans eat Chinese food more frequently than apple pie -- so maybe it's more American. Colbert, of course, immediately claimed to eat an apple pie for breakfast daily. So he goes.
I read a proof copy of the Chronicles last year. See these blog posts: