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Hershey Company

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2009

    Cadbury Holds Out for Better Offer; Beware the 'Halal Mafia'

    ​Anthony Bourdain took his culinary adventure show No Reservations on a tour of Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and the Bronx on Monday night's episode with his friend Fat Dave, lead singer of the New York Dolls David Johansen, Chris Cheung of Monkey Bar, and Momofuko's David Chang. [NY Daily ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2009

    Food Corps Fear Nationwide Sugar Shortage; French Cooking Not Quite Over

    ​Could the U.S. run out of sugar? Yes, say major food corps, if the government doesn't ease import tariffs. Kraft, General Mills, Krispy Kreme, Hershey, and Mars have together written a letter to the Agriculture Department demanding more tariff-free sugar be allowed. [Wall Street Journal] How ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2009

    Studies in Crap's Chocolate Fantasies Involve Creepy Seders, Swingers, and Baby Jesuses

    Your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from basements, thrift stores, estate sales and flea markets. I do this for one reason: Knowledge is power. Author: Verne RickettsPublisher: Lieba Inc., BaltimoreDate: 1985Discovered at: Used book storeTake a lo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2009

    The Blogroll Gazette--Restaurant Girl on The Chopping Block & The Phil Ward Tequila Trip Continues

    This week in blogs... Eat Me Daily took a break from its break to react to Danyelle Freeman (aka Restaurant Girl's) appearance on The Chopping Block. Apparently, she showed up "wearing at first a ridiculously situation-inappropriate strapless cocktail dress, and then a ridiculously situation-inappr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2009

    Mets-Bloggers Visit, Approve Citi Field

    The St. John's baseball team played Georgetown this weekend, and the game drew more attention than it might have otherwise because it was played at the Mets' new home, Citi Field. Good ol' John Franco, a St. John's alum, threw out the first ball. "Let me tell you straight up," says Metsopolis, "you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2009

    Recession Causing Sugar Cravings

    While almost every other industry is seeing a drop in revenues, the candy industry is bouncing happily along. So says a front page story in the Times today, which finds that candy is not only recession-proof, but also recession-friendly--Cadbury, Hershey's and Nestle all reported big jumps in profit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2009

    Texas Woman's Giant Breasts Make Local News

    We were waiting for more than one local media outlet to note this, and now that the Post has joined NBC on the case, we feel slightly less uncomforable telling you that Sheyla Hershey has the biggest bust in promotional history. Her 38KKK rack, you will be unsurprised to learn, was achieved surgical ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2009

    Super Sunday! Bread and circuses and suicide bombings!

    The Taliban conduct a night ambush against U.S. troops on January 24. A commenter on this YouTube video wrote: "holy cow, tracer rounds are so cool!" Yeah, really cool. What a Sunday in sports and terror: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer fought to the death in a Grand Slam final, and so did the Pit ... More >>

  • Film

    August 19, 2008

    Manny Farber 1917-2008

    Remembering the painter, professor, and underground model for scores of American film critics

  • News

    August 12, 2008

    Black Models Take Off

    Video shoot cashes racial catwalk

  • Film

    August 12, 2008

    Manny Farber 1917-2008

    Remembering the painter, professor, and underground model for scores of American film critics

  • NYC Life

    June 10, 2008

    Good Taste Invades Times Square. I Hate It.

    High-concept blandness in (formerly) low places. Fortunately, some of us are still allergic to it.

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2007
  • NYC Life

    June 21, 2005

    Johnny Comes Marching Home to Loans

    Think joining the army will clear your student debt? Better check the fine print.

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