Folgers Coffee

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2014

    Set Your Clocks Straight With Hopsomniac IPA

    "There goes the sun," the Beatles famously sang...Oh wait, no they didn't. Because no one wants to see less sunshine -- save for vampires, goth kids, and the sadist ninnies who enjoy setting their clocks back this weekend. Sure, they'll say, the extra hour of sleep on Sunday morning will be swell. B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2014

    Want to Drink Better Coffee? Think About It as You Would Wine

    A few months ago, I had a conversation with a respected wine journalist and Master of Wine that left me incredulous for this person's surprising attitude towards coffee. Asked to expound upon the significant parallels between both drinks, a nascent but certainly timely topic, this industry luminary ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2014

    Do These Much-Loathed Rap Albums Deserve Our Ire?

    Last month marks five years since electronics and media giant Circuit City closed its doors forever. As a music fan, I miss Circuit City quite a bit. Not only were their prices on CDs usually exceedingly low, presumably in efforts to get customers to enter the store and buy televisions or whatever, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2013

    Does This Old Rudy Giuliani Campaign Ad Make You Want Him to Father Your Children?

    How did politicians get elected in the '90s? Experience? Fresh Ideas? Strength? If this Rudy Giuliani ad from 1993 is any indication, all those took a backseat to soft lighting, a full head of hair, and polos. Lots of polos. From the vault, this campaign spot begs you to imagine not only having R ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2012

    Q&A: The Chipped Cup's Karen Cantor and Andrew Ding on the Coffee House Scene in Harlem, Part 2

    [See More Interviews: Bitchin' Kitchen's Nadia G | Runner and Stone's Peter Endriss] Yesterday, Fork in the Road ran the first installment of this interview with owners Karen Cantor and Andrew Ding of the Chipped Cup, a new coffee shop in Harlem. Today, we follow-up and chat about the neighborhood ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2011

    My Five Favorite Coffees

    ​Please don't say "But you forgot such and such brand!" I forgot nothing. These are my favorites, not a summary of every coffee ever made. And please forgive the fact that my tastes are on a grocery store level. I grew up sans pretensions--but I'd never grow up without coffee, three glorio ... More >>

  • News

    August 17, 2011

    Anatomy Of A Greenpoint Bike Accident

    If a car slams you off your bike, the cops won't do anything

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2010

    See Double Take at the Film Forum

    ​Tired of shlocky sequels and franchise films? Then plunk your money down on something original: Johan Grimonprez's Double Take, which is a video installation, a retro montage, a museum piece, and a meditation on the way fear was marketed and manipulated in the '50s and '60s to sell the Cold ... More >>

  • Film

    June 1, 2010

    Double Take, Starring Hitchcock

    Master of Suspense stars in Cold War/pop culture/essay film mashup

  • Music

    March 30, 2010

    The Wan Confessions of Usher

    On Raymond v. Raymond, a tell-all that tells very little

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2010

    NYC's Ed Nortons Score Sewer Deal

    Finally got a raise!​"Like we say in the sewer, 'Time and tide wait for no man,'" Ed Norton, aka Art Carney, was fond of saying in The Honeymooners, and today arrives twin good news for Norton's hard-working successors in the city sewage system. The Times carries a half-page story giving vent ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2009

    Jamie Oliver Good for Kids

    In the UK, a new study finds that Jamie Oliver's healthy school dinners significantly improved students' performance in the classroom.[Times of London]The misdiagnosis of food allergies is on the rise, seemingly due to the unreliability of blood tests.[NY Times] Eight O'Clock Coffee's Colombian coff ... More >>

  • News

    November 29, 2005

    Black Out

    New Orleans getting more white? Sure, by locking out African Americans

  • Screens

    February 22, 2005

    Pay You, Pay Me

    The Matt Lauer of the blogoshphere quits his day job, relying on micropatrons to bring home bacon