Kevin Drum reports a disturbing sighting: a $15 a jar pasta sauce. Now, I can understand paying five times the median price for coffee beans. But pasta sauce? C’mon. That’s just not right.

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  1. BigFire says:

    Paraphrasing Bruno Kirby from “The Freshman”: Have you tasted the sauce? No, than you really can’t make an informed judgement.