Chez Panisse owner and California cuisine-guru Alice Waters launched her very own Twitter feed yesterday.

Inside Scoop SF was live at the press conference, held at Twitter itself, in San Francisco, thereby enabling this maxi-mega-meta event: Alice Waters tweeting about her Twitter feed from Twitter headquarters. Though she also was there to launch her Eating for Education campaign, in conjunction with Chez Panisse’s 40th anniversary.

I learned about all this, fyi, on the Facebook page of KQED’s Bay Area Bites….


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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