Tag: Food News

Very Relatable Woman Sues Waiter for Spilling Wine on Her $30,000 Hermès Handbag

The Alpine Country Club describes itself as “an investment in leisure and luxury,” promising its members everything from a “world class” golf course and tennis courts, to a fitness center and poolscape, to several “gracious” dining options—whatever that means—that are located on the Demarest, New Jersey property. “Alpine offers the finest amenities and services designed […]

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Couple in Native American Costumes Kicked Out of Restaurant for War Cries, ‘Offensive Comments’

There are certain kinds of people who don’t understand that just because it’s Halloween doesn’t mean that the rules are off when it comes to being disrespectful toward other cultures or ethnicities, dressing in an off-color costume, or just being blatantly racist. Sure, there’s nothing stopping you from stepping outside the house in your thoroughly […]

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Woman Grieves Her ‘Dead’ Ex, Then Catches Him Working in a Local Restaurant

A couple of years ago, Rassim Khelifa, a biologist at the University of Zurich, published a paper about the female moorland hawker dragonfly. He had spent a significant amount of time watching the dragonflies in the Swiss Alps, and was legit shook after realizing that yes, sometimes the females would fake their own deaths to […]

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Restaurant Successfully Shamed Into Removing Claw Machine Game With Live Lobsters

Two restaurants in Singapore have recently stopped letting their customers use arcade-style claw machines to catch live crabs and lobsters, after they both received a number of complaints. A lobster-stocked claw machine had been inside the Sea Tripod Seafood Group since it opened in January, and a sign on its brightly colored display read “Catch […]

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Indiana Restaurant Promises Free BBQ for Life for Helping Catch Thieves Who Robbed Them

At the end of August, the Indianapolis Star finished sifting through the 100,000 votes that had been submitted for its annual “Best Things” list that attempts to determine, you know, the Best Things in and around the city. Its Best Things to Food and Drink category, for example, named the best (and second best) restaurants, […]

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Is the World Ready for [Checks Notes] Cruelty-Free Zebra Meat?

Earlier this month, Aleph Farms, an Israeli cultivated meat company, announced that it had grown a small piece of meat on the International Space Station. Other than a couple of modifications for the zero-gravity environment, the process was very similar to the way that Aleph “grew” a steak prototype last December. The company’s still-complicated-sounding method […]

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Not Washing Your Hands After Using the Bathroom Is Nastier Than Handling Raw Meat

Right now, as of this writing, Pottery Barn is selling a $129 framed print that says “Wash Your Hands” in an all-caps, sans-serif font. “While staying true to their original intent, Mom’s favorite sayings take on a contemporary look in this witty wall art,” the product description reads. If you need to drop $129 to […]

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The UK’s First Chick-fil-A Has Announced Its Closure After Just Eight Days

In mid-2011, Kim Kardashian was married to then-New Jersey Nets player Kris Humphries for all of 72 days. In the summer of 2017, Anthony Scaramucci served as the White House Communications Director for 10 days. But it only took eight days for the first Chick-fil-A in the United Kingdom to announce that it would be […]

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The ‘MUNCHIES Guide to Dinner’ Is Here to Help You Feed Your Friends

We’ve walked you through the late night meals of the world’s best chefs, done the dirty work to teach you everything you need to know about cooking with cannabis, and now we’re taking it back to basics. In our new book, MUNCHIES Guide to Dinner, we’re teaching you how to feed yourself and your friends. […]

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Dad Blames ‘Hipster’ Honeybee Keepers for Kid Getting Stung by Wasps in NYC Park

Earlier this year, professional beekeepers Andrii Hrabynskyi and Natalia Okolita received official approval from the New York City Department of Health and the New York State Department of Agriculture to place two boxes of Italian honeybees in a small green space called Bruce’s Garden. For the past few months, the biggest news out of the […]

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Climate Change Protester Dressed as Broccoli Gets Arrested, Becomes a Hero

Earlier this month, Extinction Rebellion, a nonviolent international climate change movement, started what it said would be a two-week long peaceful-but-disruptive protest in London. Activists involved with the organization have blocked traffic, projected images of Greta Thunberg onto Parliament, and even superglued themselves to the sides of buildings as they try to convince the government […]

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New British Reality Show Asks Families to Eat Their Pets on Camera

Last week, a Norwegian teenager shared two Facebook pics of her horse, Drifting Speed. In one, the horse was wearing a braided headband and seemingly staring directly into the camera lens. In the other, Drifting Speed had been killed, fileted, and cooked to a perfect medium rare. Eighteen-year-old Pia Olden said that Drifting Speed had […]

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Panera Worker Allegedly Fired Over Mac & Cheese-Related TikTok

According to Know Your Meme, “Bruh, Look at this Dude” has made sporadic appearances on the internet since 2015, soundtracking videos that roasted random strangers, YouTube personalities, and President Donald Trump. But when it featured in a TikTok filmed in an unnamed Panera Bread, it also became the eventual soundtrack of somebody getting themselves fired. […]

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