Pizza Hut Inc.

  • Film

    August 6, 2014
  • Blogs

    April 24, 2014

    Take a Trip Down Pizza Memory Lane With the New York Pizza Project

    Pizza's roots are ingrained in this city's history, and now The New York Pizza Project, a Kickstarter-funded book, aims to capture the stories and scenes behind New York's neighborhood pizzerias. Project member Ian Manheimer explained that the book, which started as a series of casual weekend jaunts ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2013

    The Health Department Finds Roaches in the Penn Station Combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell

    If you've recently been to the combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell in Penn Station, you might want to think about where that extra crunch in your Cool Ranch Doritos taco comes from: On November 8 the Department of Health shut down the establishment -- which is also connected to a Nathan's Hot Dogs, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2013

    The 10 Best Concerts in New York This Weekend, 9/27/13

    For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2012

    Our 20 Most Popular Posts of 2012

    We covered a lot of music ground in 2012. You loved all of it. But some stories were more read than others. Here now, our 20 most popular posts of the year. Thanks for reading. The Ten Best Reissues of 2012 The Ten Best Noise Tracks of 2012 The Ten Best Metal Albums of 2012 The Ten Best Country Alb ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 25, 2012

    Our 20 Most Popular Stories of 2012, 10 - 1

    We've covered a lot of music ground in 2012. And you loved all of it. But you read some stories more than others. Here now, our 20 most popular posts of the year, from 10 - 1. (20 - 11 here.) The Ten Best Reissues of 2012 The Ten Best Noise Tracks of 2012 The Ten Best Metal Albums of 2012 The Ten B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2012

    Pizza Hut Launches Kit Kat Pops

    Pizza Hut's Middle East division already has cheeseburger-ringed pizzas. Now, they're getting Kit Kat Pops. The pops are Kit Kat candy bars wrapped in pizza dough and covered generously in sugar.

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2012

    Photos: Fine Dining at Pizza Hut

    Throughout the months we've seen our fair share of absurd Pizza Huts. Remember the cheeseburger-ringed variety in Pizza Hut's Middle East division? When I was in China, I hit up the Pizza Hut which was definitely not your run-of-the-mill fast food pizza chain. It was a Chinese version of fine din ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2012

    Pizza Hut Taking on Sub Sandwiches

    Pizza Hut is taking on sub sandwiches with the launch of its new product, the P'Zolo. It's a pizza sandwich that comes in three flavors: Meat Trio with Italian sausage, pepperoni, ham, and cheese; Italian Steak with marinated steak, roasted vegetables, and cheese; and Buffalo Chicken with white-meat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    Pizza Hut's Cheeseburger-Ringed Pizza

    Three weeks ago we showed you hot dog-stuffed crust pizzas. If you thought that was bad, check this out. Pizza Hut's Middle East division has released cheeseburger-ringed pizzas that are smothered in cheese and meat. The company calls its new "royal masterpiece" the Crown Crust Burger. From the look ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2012

    Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot Expanding To New York

    Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot, an internationally acclaimed hot pot brand, is marking their expansion to the East Coast with a store in Flushing. The restaurant is set to open early to mid May. According to Peter Yang, the East Coast operations manager of Little Sheep International, the company is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    Pizza Hut Proposes Marriage, Dowry Only $10,000

    Fork in the Road really can't think of a less auspicious way to propose marriage, and any real foodie, woman or man, would probably first gag, and then sputter out a resounding "No!": Pizza Hut is offering a Valentine's Day deal that includes a box of their awful pizza and bready breadsticks (plus t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2011

    Rob Delaney to Sue Kim Kardashian, Ryan Seacrest, E!, and Comcast

    ​Comedian Rob Delaney, who writes a very funny column for Vice, says he's filing suit against Kim Kardashian and the rest of the players in her probably-sham 72-day marriage and subsequent divorce. Why? Because why the hell not. Also:

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2011

    SmartMoney's 10 Fast-Food Chain Secrets

    The 'M' stands for mum.​OK, so maybe we've been ragging on fast-food chains lately. But, as a new SmartMoney roundup reminds us, it's important to stay suspicious of these ubiquitous cheap-food dispensers. The article lists 10 secrets restaurant chains continue to hide from their patrons. And ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2011

    Brad Pitt and Other Celebs Shilled for Food Before They Were Famous

    George Clooney might be well-known as the face of Nespresso, and the image of Padma Lakshmi munching away at Burger King is forever ingrained in the minds of fourteen-year-old boys. Other celebrities have endorsed food products, too...only in roles before they hit stardom. The Daily Meal has a fun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2011

    Facebook Ads To Get Even More Invasive

    ​Mark Zuckerberg's personal mission to sell thing you things is now even more next-level than it was previously, as Facebook has long delivered "targeted ads" to users based on anything you put into the site, from interests to wall posts to status messages. Now testing with 1% of Facebook user ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2011

    The Recipe of Coke, Revealed?; Chef's Tables Are All the Rage

    ​An Atlanta radio show host recently revealed what he claimed was the original formula for Coca-Cola, a recipe that includes coriander oil and citric acid. [NY Times] In Nigella Lawson's kitchen, mugs live in a drawer so as not to waste head space in cupboards, and pegs are custom built for s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    The Super Bowl Is Stupid

    ​The Super Bowl is stupid. We say that and we're football fans here at Runnin' Scared. Watching the "big game," as it is referred to by companies attempting to profit off its popularity without paying licensing fees, is a useful exercise in being a stupid person for an entire day. Don't believ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    The 20 Worst Songs of 2010, #6: Salem, "Trap Door"

    F2K10 is a countdown of the 20 worst songs of 2010. Track our progress here. The face of rap in 2010. Photo via MySpace.​Here are five compelling reasons why Salem is the worst new band of the year:

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2010

    Artichoke May Become the Next Shake Shack

    You can run, but you can't hide.​Speaking of chains: It seems that Artichoke's recent expansion to Tenth Avenue and to MacDougal Street is but the tip of a very large ice pick. In an interview with Grub Street, Francis Garcia, one of the pizzeria's owners, says that Pizza Hut "had better worr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2010

    There Are Women in New York City Who Apparently Adore Rats

    Just because it's cute doesn't mean we need it in our bed.​Disturbing news flash: There are those among us who have taken to loving rats instead of, say, men. Or dogs. Or our Louboutins. Or even cats. The Daily News has located Dianne Rochenski, a Manhattan mom who sleeps with her two pet rats ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2010

    GM Salmon Almost Here; Park Slope Is Not Getting a Chipotle

    ​The U.S. is now closer to approving the first genetically modified animal for consumption: salmon that grows twice as fast as conventionally farmed fish. [Wall Street Journal] The first New York City Pizza Run took place at Tompkins Square Park this past Sunday where contestants did four lap ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2010

    Behold The Musical Spoils Of The Brooklyn Book Festival

    ​Ah, the Brooklyn Book Festival, a five-year-old, free, all-day blowout of panels, readings, and extraordinary quasi-literary happenings, where you might see, say, Ian MacKaye complaining about people who say "just type it in" when they mean "Google it." (On a panel with Thurston Moore and Lup ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    Tonight! LCD Soundsystem, Truman Peyote, The Proclaimers, Pearl Jam, Veronica Falls, Das Racist, And Rassle

    Truman Peyote: "Yo, someone send this Polaroid to Gorilla vs. Bear, ASAP!"​Starting tonight, LCD Soundystem begin their four-show, all-sold-out NYC stint -- without a ticket or the bankroll to deal with Stubhub et al, the closest you're getting to James Murphy's sardonic devastation is Zach Ba ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2010

    Couples to Splurge on Eating Out this Valentine's Day; Are Fancy Restaurants Getting Louder?

    ​China is doing a 10-day emergency inspection of dairy products following reports that some of the tainted products that the government ordered destroyed during the food safety scandal of 2008 had been repackaged for sale. [NY Times] Couples are expected to spend less on Valentine's Day gift ... More >>

  • Music

    January 19, 2010

    Das Racist: Thanks, Internet!

    Brooklyn's finest have a few thoughts on their online celebrity

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    Live From The Paper Nightlife Awards, Which Honored Quite A Few Sketchy People (Musto Excepted, Of Course)

    Puja PatelYou get older, and Amanda Lepore stays the same age.​Last night's Paper Magazine Nightlife Awards joined the dismayingly long list of 2009 award-show travesties. The invite-only event went down at M2 (the old Mansion) to a packed audience of important downtown scenesters (that's the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2009

    Food Network to Go Global; Daniel Joins Michelin Three-Star Club

    ​A group of food corps is launching the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation, a national, multi-year campaign to help reduce obesity -- especially childhood obesity -- by 2015. [PR Newsire] A study reveals that customers at fast-food chains, such as McDonald's, Wendy's, Burger King, and KFC, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2009

    Week in Review: ZOWEE

    Photo of Ida Maria plus models by David Wentworth.​In the week "I'mma Let You Finish" became the new "WAZZUP!" (see how well that one aged!), we leaned back, helpless as the Maxwell Man (our references are old today, huh?) as Kanye annihilated his own website and the hopes and dreams of a 19-y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    Author Mary Gaitskill Raps Das Racist's "Combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell" at the Brooklyn Book Festival. Really. MP3 and Everything.

    Aehee Kang​We could tell you that this recording is from yesterday's day-ending, valedictory finale to the Brooklyn Book Festival, at which Don't Cry (and "Secretary") author Mary Gaitskill politely conversed with famed local Jonathan Lethem, as moderated by the NYTBR's Greg Cowles, but it doe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    Here's an iPhone Snap of Jim Jarmusch Watching Caribou Vibration Ensemble at All Tomorrow's Parties

    My terrible iPhoneI would suck as a member of the paparazzi. As a taste of the absolutely epic experience that was All Tomorrow's Parties New York this past weekend, I give you an iPhone snap of Jim Jarmusch watching Caribou Vibration Ensemble yesterday afternoon. (It's no Mary Gaitskill rapping Da ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2009

    Pizzas to Kill a Horse

    artwork_rebel/flickrThis may indeed be why you're fat.​Every so often, Men's Health blesses us with a round-up of the "Best and Worst" foods in America, enlightening and often grossing out its audience with the revelation a single serving of most chain restaurant food has enough calories, sodi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2009

    Live: Islands and, Yes, Das Racist at Bell House

    Talking trash at Siren 2008, courtesy of Idolator Islands/Das Racist Bell House Wednesday, August 19 Nick Diamonds emerges in a sparkly cape, which gets me to wondering if anyone other than James Brown will ever be capable of wearing a sparkly cape unironically, but with Islands this is the wrong ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    August 18, 2009
  • Blogs

    July 20, 2009

    Other Perspectives on the Big Show: "Do Not Go to Siren Fest Hungover!"

    Combing through various Twitter/blog Siren dispatches, I am struck by this treatise, from Pop Tarts Suck Toasted (splendid name, bizarre sentiment), which laments the author's recent alcohol intake but features some excellent pics of the Future of the Left bassist's leap into the crowd (one of my ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2009

    Celebrate Your Independence With Das Racist

    Listen, I don't want to pressure you as to how to spend your July 4th weekend, but if you're not fleeing the city in terror entirely you're pretty much a knucklehead if you don't go check out erstwhile Brooklyn duo Das Racist, they of "Combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell," live and in person, twic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2009

    This Weekend! 4th of July Edition

    It's our country's birthday this weekend. Thursday, the Celebrate Brooklyn festival hosts Puetro Rican pop star Obie Bermudez at the Bandshell; he paid his dues working a Bronx laundromat job for three years. Luke Temple earned his weight by pulling hours at a candy store; Friday, he fronts Here We ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    June 24, 2009
  • Blogs

    June 23, 2009

    A Sustainable Farm on Governors Island; A New Hut for the Texting Generation

    Has Pizza Hut changed its name to "The Hut"? Despite the chain using this shorter name on its signage and delivery boxes, it claims that the name has not officially changed. Apparently, "The Hut" is just a "simpler and easier" nickname for the "texting generation" to use. If they're going to go ther ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2009

    This Week's Voice: Das Racist, dead prez, Woody Allen's Whatever Works, New York Asian Film Festival, Peter Terzian's Heavy Rotation, and More

    Ben RowlandDas Racist, not thinking Arby's In this week's Village Voice Music Section, Rob Harvilla chats with geniuses behind "Combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell," otherwise known as Das Racist. J. Pablo takes a stroll through Bed-Stuy with dead prez. Bret Gladstone with the Avett Brothers at I ... More >>

  • Music

    June 17, 2009

    A Chat with Das Racist, the Geniuses Behind "Combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell"

    Scenes from a fast-food restaurant (on Jamaica Avenue!)

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2009

    This Week in the Voice

    Maybe you've heard of "snowflake babies" but never really known what they were. They're not really babies -- just frozen embryos about the size of a comma. But because they can be implanted in women and gestated into children, conservative Christians say the frosted 'flakes are people. And they're r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2008

    Edible News Roundup

    To stay competitive, pizza chains are offering digital ways to order pies. You can order Domino's over TiVo, Pizza Hut on Facebook, Papa John's via text message; and Uno's online. You can also just pickup the phone and/or get a better pizza elsewhere. [The Wall Street Journal] G. Franco Romagnoli ha ... More >>

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    October 1, 2008
  • Columns

    February 7, 2006
  • NYC Life

    February 22, 2005

    The Dip Hits the Fan

    Pizza battle gets ugly

  • Music

    January 20, 2004

    Go Ahead, Kill Yourself

    Therapy bands deliver public service announcements when suicide might be more lively

  • Columns

    August 27, 2002
  • NYC Life

    January 18, 2000

    Ad Nauseam

    Do Explicit TV Commercials Make You Want to Pay Up or Throw Up?

  • News

    December 15, 1998

    Millennial Prophecies

    Exclusive! America’s Only Psychic Journalist Reports the News Before it Happens!

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