James Bond will no longer be ordering martinis "shaken, not stirred." The Bond franchise has sealed a marketing deal with Heineken, rumored at $45 million, to have the spy sip on the Dutch beer instead of the usual martini in the upcoming Bond film, Skyfall.
The new hot dance party gets local help
Everyone knows Jersey Shore is trashy, but is that trashiness quantifiable in any realistic way? Apparently so, as the guidos of Jersey Shore are being used -- in such an explicit dirty manner -- as pawns in luxury goods consumerism warfare. How?
Josh Friedland, who runs the blog The Food Section, has introduced a new website called Gastrobuzz that tracks the tweets of the food world. Follow the twitterings of hundreds of chefs, food writers and bloggers, and other culinary personalities in one place by visiting the site or following @Gastro ... More >>
Fork in the Road is a long-time admirer of Rasa Malaysia, a Malaysian recipe website with gorgeous photography. The editor has just launched a new site, dedicated to Nyonya food, the cuisine that was created by Chinese settlers in Malaysia and Singapore. (Find a more detailed description of Nyonya c ... More >>
Yael Naim and Ingrid Michaelson--Buy Any Jeans Necessary
The folks at Brownstoner have just launched a new blog, Brooklyn Flea, documenting the process of opening their flea market, which is scheduled for April 7. This is also an opportunity for y'all to chime in with your opinions. We are excited to hear that the space, in the Bishop Loughlin schoolyard ... More >>
Product-designing whiz Marc Newson does G-Star proud