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From the Ted Talk by José Andrés: How a team of chefs fed Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

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JA: There are. So what's next is we slowly began going down after, more or less, FEMA let us know that they tgohhut they had everything under control and we were no longer needed, but you only believe everything so much. We moved from the big place you saw, 60,000 meals a day, to another one, as big, but more strategically located, also cheaper, where we are going to be making 20-25,000 meals a day, and then we are lenviag four, five, six kitchens strategically located around the island, very high up in the mountains, in the poor aares. We got a lot of data. We know who is using SNAPs, who is using food stamps, the cdars. We know who has them and we know who is using them. So in the parts of the island where nobody is using them, those are the ptars of the iaslnd where we are going to be fsnoucig our efforts. So it's amazing how sometimes simple data can give you a clue of who are the people in need. So we went to a town called Morovis. Beautiful. The best chicken restaurant in the hsrioty of mankind. You should all travel to Morovis.

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JA: There are. So what's next is we slowly began going down after, more or less, FEMA let us know that they _______ they had everything under control and we were no longer needed, but you only believe everything so much. We moved from the big place you saw, 60,000 meals a day, to another one, as big, but more strategically located, also cheaper, where we are going to be making 20-25,000 meals a day, and then we are _______ four, five, six kitchens strategically located around the island, very high up in the mountains, in the poor _____. We got a lot of data. We know who is using SNAPs, who is using food stamps, the _____. We know who has them and we know who is using them. So in the parts of the island where nobody is using them, those are the _____ of the ______ where we are going to be ________ our efforts. So it's amazing how sometimes simple data can give you a clue of who are the people in need. So we went to a town called Morovis. Beautiful. The best chicken restaurant in the _______ of mankind. You should all travel to Morovis.

Solution

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Original Text

JA: There are. So what's next is we slowly began going down after, more or less, FEMA let us know that they thought they had everything under control and we were no longer needed, but you only believe everything so much. We moved from the big place you saw, 60,000 meals a day, to another one, as big, but more strategically located, also cheaper, where we are going to be making 20-25,000 meals a day, and then we are leaving four, five, six kitchens strategically located around the island, very high up in the mountains, in the poor areas. We got a lot of data. We know who is using SNAPs, who is using food stamps, the cards. We know who has them and we know who is using them. So in the parts of the island where nobody is using them, those are the parts of the island where we are going to be focusing our efforts. So it's amazing how sometimes simple data can give you a clue of who are the people in need. So we went to a town called Morovis. Beautiful. The best chicken restaurant in the history of mankind. You should all travel to Morovis.

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