Quantcast

All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Food’

Time Magazine’s Controversial Covers

It seems that we have an issue about an issue (or two). Time Magazine is attracting some angry readers (and a few lazy skimmers) about their issue entitled The Gods of Food, and another issue entitled The Elephant in the Room. Hilariously, the two issues seem to be related, but to our lack of amusement, they are not. Ok, so …

Read More

FDA: Trans Fats Unsafe, to be Banned in Foods

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today announced its intention to classify trans fats known as partially hydrogenated oils as not “generally recognized as safe” for use in food. The classification is set to go into effect after 60 days, after which the trans fats would be classified as “food additives” and could not be used in food. If …

Read More

Ben & Jerry’s Honors Ron Burgundy with New Scotchy Scotch Scotch Flavor

Here’s something you may have missed on Twitter. Ben & Jerry’s just unveiled their newest ice cream flavor – and it’s an Anchorman tie-in. That doesn’t mean it’s bad or anything. In fact, this is awesome. Coming soon, in honor of Ron Burgundy, Scotchy Scotch Scotch! Milk was a good choice. #ScotchyScotchScotch pic.twitter.com/ymyBDOeP06 — Ben & Jerry's (@benandjerrys) October 22, …

Read More

Chipotle Eyes Price Increase in Quest to Remove GMOs

The cost of a burrito at Chipotle may be going up in the near future. The company just reported their Q3 earnings, and in the earnings call CEO and Founder Steve Ells said that a 3-5% price increase could be on the way. The increase could come, in large part, as a product of the restaurant chain attempting to fully …

Read More

Chicken Nuggets Are Only 50 Per Cent Meat

  What do you consider meat on a chicken? It usually comes from the thighs, wings or  breasts, right? Do you consider fat, blood vessels, nerves and cartilage to be meat? On September 12th, researchers at the University of Mississippi published in the American  Journal of Medicine, a study titled “The Autopsy of Chicken Nuggets Reads ‘Chicken Little”. In that report, three …

Read More

Kate Upton & Snoop Dogg Are Now Selling Hot Pockets

Good job, Hot Pockets. You’ve hit on everything the internet loves – Kate Upton, microwavable meat pouches, that Biz Markie song, and fantastic “herbs,” which Snoop Dogg knows a thing or two about: Tastes so good Gotta lick your lips Smell my savory garlic but don’t disturb The garden where I grow flavor-fantastic-al herbs …his flavor-fantastical herbs. We’re still talking …

Read More

Kuma’s Corner Burger Infuriates Christians

Does a hamburger topped with a red wine sauce and a communion wafer sound tasty to you? If not, you’re not the only one who finds such a burger unpalatable. After popular Chicago burger joint Kuma’s Corner added the Ghost burger to their menu, many Christians are furious. According to the description of the Ghost burger provided by Kuma’s Corner, …

Read More

Too Many Food Pics Can Ruin Appetites, Shows Study

Though there are many things to brag about over social media, one of the most popular seems to be dinner. Pictures of well-prepared meals grace the Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter feeds of almost anyone with a social media account. However, a new study shows that those same pics could be ruining the enjoyment of those foods for friends and followers. …

Read More

Ice Cream Cone Warehouse Raided Over Rodent Problem

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this weekend announced that U.S. Marshals raided a food storage facility in Waynesboro, Virginia on September 16. The raid was conducted do to FDA inspectors finding “widespread” rodent and insect infestations at the location. Two companies, Gourmet Provisions and Royal Cup, used the premises to store food products. Gourmet Provisions manufacturers ice cream …

Read More

Foursquare Now Lets You Search by Specific Foods in Your Area

Foursquare has just made another small step in their push to challenge Yelp, Google Places, and other local search and discovery apps. Starting today, Foursquare users can now search for specific food items and the app will pull up the various locations in the area where they can be found. “Just type what you’re looking for into Foursquare and we’ll …

Read More

Less Sleep Leads to More Calories, Shows Study

For people with more to do and ever less time to do it in, poor sleep habits and a bad diet are almost an inevitability. Now, a new study has shown that those poor sleep habits might actually be driving people to eat higher-calorie foods. The study, published in the journal Obesity, showed that people who missed one night of …

Read More

Fruits Linked to Lower Diabetes Risk

The common admonishment for children to eat their fruits and vegetables may have more truth behind it than most common food adages. A new study from researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health has partially confirmed the saying, linking fruits to a lowered risk of type 2 diabetes. The study, published in the British Medical Journal, looked at the …

Read More

Page 7 of 16« First...«56789»10...Last »