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Hostess Introduces $TWINKcoins (Seriously)

Hostess Introduces $TWINKcoins (Seriously)

Jun 24, 2022

This week the sweets giant Hostess "unveiled a new fluffy treat that's a nod to the most prominent cryptocurrencies out there."

From 'Carp' to 'Copi': Unpopular fish Getting a Makeover

From 'Carp' to 'Copi': Unpopular fish Getting a Makeover

By John Flesher | Jun 23, 2022

You're in the mood for fish and your server suggests a dish of invasive carp. Ugh, you might say. But how about broiled copi, fresh from the Mississippi River? Here's the catch: They're the same thing.

PBS Joins Food TV Contests with 'The Great American Recipe'

PBS Joins Food TV Contests with 'The Great American Recipe'

By Mark Kennedy | Jun 22, 2022

"The Great American Recipe" dispenses with the angst and scary knife graphics. It's more "The Great British Baking Show" than "Hell's Kitchen."

Hong Kong's iconic Jumbo Floating Restaurant Capsizes at Sea

Hong Kong's iconic Jumbo Floating Restaurant Capsizes at Sea

By Zen Soo | Jun 21, 2022

Hong Kong's iconic Jumbo Floating Restaurant has capsized in the South China Sea less than a week after it was towed away from the city, its parent company said Monday.

Gay Chef 'Shocked' at Similarities Between His TikTok Bottoms' Menus and Postmates'

Gay Chef 'Shocked' at Similarities Between His TikTok Bottoms' Menus and Postmates'

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 16, 2022

A gay chef says he was "shocked" at the similarities between the menu items he's been posting for a year and Postmates' newly-released food recommendations for bottoms.

No Bartender Required: Premixed Jack and Coke Going on Sale

No Bartender Required: Premixed Jack and Coke Going on Sale

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jun 14, 2022

Coca-Cola Co. said Monday it's partnering with Brown-Forman Corp., the maker of Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey, to sell premixed cocktails.

Watch: Is Postmates' 'Bottom-Friendly' Pride Menu A Hit?

Watch: Is Postmates' 'Bottom-Friendly' Pride Menu A Hit?

By Emell Adolphus | Jun 11, 2022

Postmates is setting its Pride campaign apart with sexual innuendo.

Sriracha Hot Sauce Maker Warns of Shortage

Sriracha Hot Sauce Maker Warns of Shortage

Jun 9, 2022

Bottles of the popular Sriracha hot sauce could be hard to find on store shelves this summer.

Burger King's Pride Whopper Features Two Tops or Two Bottoms... Hamburger Buns, That Is

Burger King's Pride Whopper Features Two Tops or Two Bottoms... Hamburger Buns, That Is

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 6, 2022

Tops and bottoms often pair up; that's as true with hamburgers as it is with humans. But Burger King Austria is mixing it up with a special edition Pride Whopper that features two "top" buns or two "bottom" buns.

Oreo Partners with PFLAG for Pride Edition of Classic Cookies

Oreo Partners with PFLAG for Pride Edition of Classic Cookies

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 4, 2022

Longtime LGBTQ+ ally Oreo has partnered once again with PFLAG to produce a Pride edition of America's Favorite Cookie. The special edition cookies are stamped with the word "Proud."

Complaint: McDonald's Intentionally Sold Muslim Family Bacon

Complaint: McDonald's Intentionally Sold Muslim Family Bacon

By Mark Pratt | Jun 2, 2022

Workers at a McDonald's restaurant in Massachusetts intentionally put bacon on a fish sandwich that a Muslim woman had ordered for one of her children, a civil rights organization said Wednesday.

Rising Food Star Eitan Bernath Leans into World Comfort Food

Rising Food Star Eitan Bernath Leans into World Comfort Food

By Mark Kennedy | May 31, 2022

The book contains 85 comfort food recipes from across the globe, from a Sweet & Smoky Guac Burger to Turkish Red Lentil Soup and Kurdish Shamburak.

U.S., Canadian Regulators tie Hepatitis Cases to Strawberries

U.S., Canadian Regulators tie Hepatitis Cases to Strawberries

By Dee-Ann Durbin | May 31, 2022

U.S. and Canadian regulators are investigating a hepatitis outbreak that may be linked to fresh organic strawberries.

Snap, Crackle, Fake: Right Wingers Swallow 'Transgender' Claims about Rice Krispies Mascot

Snap, Crackle, Fake: Right Wingers Swallow 'Transgender' Claims about Rice Krispies Mascot

By Kilian Melloy | May 29, 2022

Gullible anti-LGBTQ+ right-wingers with a taste for fake news gobbled up baseless claims that one of the three cartoon characters associated with Rice Krispies has been recast as a trans woman.

Report: Dramatic Rise in Pesticides in EU Fruits, Vegetables

Report: Dramatic Rise in Pesticides in EU Fruits, Vegetables

By Samuel Petrequin | May 25, 2022

The contamination of fruits and vegetables produced in the European Union by the most toxic pesticides has substantially increased over the past decade, according to new research published Tuesday.

Some Chocolate Has a Dark Side to It — Child Labor

Some Chocolate Has a Dark Side to It — Child Labor

May 24, 2022

Chocolate makes for a perfect gift, a comforting snack and even a health food, thanks to its plentiful antioxidants. I might even be an antioxidant. However, there is also a dark side to chocolate.

A Trifle for the Queen: UK Unveils Jubilee Pudding Winner

A Trifle for the Queen: UK Unveils Jubilee Pudding Winner

By Danica Kirka | May 18, 2022

A 31-year-old copywriter's seven-layer lemon Swiss roll and amaretti trifle beat 5,000 desserts in a U.K.-wide competition to become the official dessert of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.

Judge: Regulators Wrong to Ban Beer Label that Had Naked Man

Judge: Regulators Wrong to Ban Beer Label that Had Naked Man

May 18, 2022

North Carolina regulators were wrong to reject a beer label that featured a silhouette of a naked man standing next to a campfire, a federal judge has ruled.

'Every Inch Counts,' Says Canadian Store Set to Feature 7-inch Penis-Shaped Waffles

'Every Inch Counts,' Says Canadian Store Set to Feature 7-inch Penis-Shaped Waffles

Apr 28, 2022

What looks like a story from The Onion is actually real, and may be the best way to satisfy being horny and having a sweet tooth: A Canadian store is set to feature 7-inch penis-shaped waffles.

Bird Flu Drives Free-Range Hens Indoors to Protect Poultry

Bird Flu Drives Free-Range Hens Indoors to Protect Poultry

By David Pitt | Apr 25, 2022

Is it OK for free-range chickens to not range freely? Egg producers try to be open about their product while also protecting chickens from a highly infectious bird flu.

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