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  • Blogs

    October 31, 2014

    What Do Deathcore Quintet Born of Osiris Have in Common With the Lumineers and Lorde?

    A weird thing happened in 2013. Chicago-area deathcore quintet Born of Osiris smashed into the Billboard Top 200 charts with their Tomorrow We Die Alive album, coming in above the Lumineers and Lorde, bands distinctly unlike the ultra-heavy and underground metal assault of BOO. Vocalist Ronnie Cani ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2011

    Smashburger Jumps on the Gravy Train to the Middle East

    SmashburgerEat up, Dubai.​ Looks like Brooklyn was a mere pit stop on Smashburger's road to world domination: Three months after opening its first New York location in a Fort Greene condo tower, the Denver-based chain has announced it will expand to the Middle East.

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2011

    The Bean and BaoHaus Branch Out

    BaoHaus​In between writing a memoir and hosting pop-up dinners, Eddie Huang has found time to focus his attentions on BaoHaus -- or, specifically, its expansion.

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2011

    Soon, the Words "Rooty Tooty Fresh 'n' Fruity" Will Be Heard in Saudi Arabia

    A Cinn-a-Stack sand blast!​Following in the steps of Shake Shack, the Chocolate Bar, Pinkberry, and cupcakes, IHOP is the latest US company to bank on the Middle East's appetite for all-American excess.

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2011

    Stewart: The Little Airport That Couldn't

    Stewart International Airport is only an hour and a half drive from Midtown, but it's the least popular commercial airport in the New York area. The New York Times reports the oft-ignored airport was again largely overlooked during a meeting held by transportation officials last week. Like almost an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2011

    The Six Worst Chain Restaurants in NYC

    ​Something about a chain restaurant tends to breed familiarity and efficiency, but it can also lead to a certain blandness and a numbing lack of individuality which makes chowing down tasteless in more ways than one. Here are the six worst in Gotham, in ascending order of awfulness. (6) Quiz ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2010

    Last Call for Bar Cars on Metro-North; Bill Gates Launches a Food Fund

    ​The bar car on the Metro-North may be going the way of the in-flight meal. A new fleet of cars will soon replace the 1970s-era models, but budget constraints may force the railroad to forgo a fresh set of bar cars. [NY Times] Kobe beef lovers, beware: Japan has suspended beef exports for thr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2010

    French Macarons Go Mainstream; Two Burger Lovers Go Head-to-Head

    ​New York City's coffee wars are heating up. Despite the continued ubiquity of Starbucks, smaller chains like Gimme!, La Colombe, Stumptown, and the forthcoming Blue Bottle are cropping up everywhere. [NY Daily News] Are macarons poised to be the next dessert craze? The airy French pastries h ... More >>

  • Columns

    November 10, 2009

    Jude Law Busted By Sir Ian McKellen!

    You read it here first! (Whatever it is.)

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2009

    Beware! Quiznos Spamming Food Blogs, Must Be Desperate

    Carpetbagging crap artists Quiznos blew into town a couple of years ago, and didn't make much of a dent in our lively food scene. Their latest "look at us" tactic includes spamming food blogs by inserting offers for their substandard sandwiches in the comments sections of postings. Here is what ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2009

    Interview: Comedian Aziz Ansari

    Aziz Ansari performs at Comix on January 9 and 10. Tickets are still available here. Comedian Aziz Ansari studied marketing at NYU and came up through the city's underground comedy scene before earning his break as co-creator and co-star of MTV sketch show Human Giant. He's now departed for L.A., ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2008
  • NYC Life

    September 4, 2007

    Trapped in the Closet

    The dubious highs and extreme lows of Fashion Week