Sorry about the disappearance, which has triggered solicitous inquiries from several readers.  I was in Detroit, reporting on a story, and thought I would have more time to blog than I did.  (I spent one whole afternoon in an epic traffic jam thanks to a jacknifed tractor-trailer; I didn't even see traffic the rest of my visit.)

I'm a big fan of Detroit, and I ate some great meals there courtesy of my readers.  Thanks to everyone who offered recommendations.

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