A new video posted earlier this week to YouTube shows cooks, servers, and dishwashers all over New York City singing and dancing to Barrett Strong's "Money" as they demand a $9 minimum wage.
The video is cute, but it also brings attention to one of the most overlooked issues in the food industry: U ... More >>
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Try to take a swig of Colombian aguardiente without making a face. If you're lucky, you'll get away with a grimace and a brow wrinkle. If you're more sensitive to the burning sensation that accompanies a s ... More >>
theyoungandhungry.comOut with the old and in with the new.Tabla might be gone forever, but there are plans already in place for the space. Per a release, a new restaurant called La Mar from Gastón Acurio, one of Peru's most celebrated culinary figures, will be moving into the space in ... More >>
Angelino GarzonBrand new Colombian Vice President Angelino Garzon, 63, who was sworn in on Saturday as VP to new President Juan Manuel Santos, has had a heart attack and was hospitalized in Bogota early Monday, according to reports. No official statements have been made as to his condition, b ... More >>
Rapper Curtis James Jackson III, a.k.a. 50 Cent, settled a lawsuit against Taco Bell for using his name as part of a promotion without his permission. The unauthorized campaign involved a joke letter sent to 50 asking him to change his name to 79, 89, or 99 Cent to promote menu items under a ... More >>
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Argentinean Wine and Food Festival
Libertador, Azul, and Industria Argentina will play host to an Argentinean Wine and Food Festi ... More >>
Dark Meat at last year's SXSW, photo by Rebecca Smeyne
See, it's totally lame, don't worry, you're not missing a thing
South by Southwest just firebombed everybody's inboxes with a partial list of names playing this year's barbecue-and-booze blitz. A quick scan reveals the midsize marquee names to ... More >>