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    November 7, 2014

    Experience Multicultural Snacking and Molecular Cocktails in Toronto

    Fork in the Road thinks you should get out of town on occasion, since dozens of destinations lie within just a couple of hours of the city. In this Excursions column, we're covering the best places to eat in popular weekend trip locations. See more Excursions and Summer Fridays ideas in our archives ... More >>

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    April 15, 2014

    Is Playing Festivals a Waste of Time For Unknown Bands?

    Are you a musician? Is your group having issues? Ask Fan Landers! Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking, a how-to for teen ladies. She is here to help you s ... More >>

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    April 25, 2012

    Burger King Promises to Stop Use of Caged Pigs and Hens

    Following in McDonald's footsteps, Burger King has announced that it will only serve pork from suppliers who have banned gestation crates, and cage-free eggs in its restaurants nationwide. Burger King is now the only fast food restaurant that has committed to selling cage-free products.

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    April 6, 2012

    Five Musicians Who Could Open Strip Clubs Way More Rock And Roll Than Vince Neil's Girls, Girls, Girls

    Just in the nick of time—i.e., right before "Girls, Girls, Girls" dipped below the "20% of all music played in strip clubs everywhere" threshold—the Déjà Vu chain of strip clubs brought Motley Crue's Vince Neil on board to rebrand one of their Las Vegas locations as Vince Neil's Girls, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2011

    More Tainted Produce; Sandwiches from Around the Country Come to NYC

    Killer cantaloupes are still a concern, and now you also have lettuce to worry about. A California lettuce grower has recalled 2,498 cartons of chopped or shredded romaine over more Listeria monocytogenes fears. [CNN] Alton Brown says that Good Eats 3 will be his last traditional cookbook. His next ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2011

    Muslims in World's Tallest Building Asked to Break Ramadan Fast Later

    via Marshall Strabala​From our Religious Observances in Skyscrapers department comes an interesting story from the United Arab Emirates. The Washington Post reports that Dubai's top Muslim cleric told residents living above the 80th floor of the 2,717 foot Burj Khalifa to "wait three extra min ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Canadian Prime Minister Renames Government After Himself

    "You gotta admit it's catchy!"​Forget everything you know about the Government of Canada. (We'll wait.) Forgotten? Good, because CBC News reports that the Government of Canada has been officially renamed "The Harper Government" by Prime Minister/re-branding expert Stephen Harper. All official ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2010

    Cloned Meat & Milk May Have Hit the Shelves; Rare Yellow Lobster Found

    ​Although no vendor has publicly acknowledged it, meat and dairy products originating from cloned animals may already be on supermarket shelves in Europe. [NY Times] Gordon Ramsay reportedly owes some $2 million in taxes. The celebrity chef now has three TV shows in the U.S.: Hell's Kitchen, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2010

    Tim Hortons to Go Café Style; Food Trucks Go to Disneyland

    ​Breakfast items accounted for close to 60 percent of the restaurant industry's traffic growth over the past five years, and continue to boost restaurants. [Nation's Restaurant News] Following in the footsteps of the Scots, the Welsh are looking to reduce waste, by 70 percent by the year 2025 ... More >>

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    March 26, 2010

    The Fastest-Growing Fast-Food Chains; Restaurants Happy It's Spring

    ​Peter Chang, the cult Chinese chef, has once again disappeared from the restaurant that employed him, leaving "Changians" to search for him once more. A recent article by Calvin Trilling may have attracted too much attention to the chef, spurring him to flee. [New Yorker] The annual Technomi ... More >>

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    January 12, 2010

    Pat Kiernan, NY1 Morning Anchor, Talks Tim Horton's, Shreddies & Other Canadian Delicacies

    The NY1 anchor is from Canada... and so is his breakfast.​Pat Kiernan is a familiar face to nearly every New Yorker with a television. He brings us not only our city's daily news, but also the occasional piquant observation during his "In the Papers" segment (an online version of which can be ... More >>

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    August 17, 2009

    Chain Gang: TGI Friday's May Descend on Union Square; Houston's Tells Calorie Police to Suck It

    ​Yesterday's Crain's New York reported that Parmesan-Crusted Sicilian Quesadillas and Jack Daniel's Ribs & Shrimp may soon be coming to Union Sqaure: the Riese Corportion has bought 34 Union Square East, the former home of Zen Palate, and may be opening a TGI Friday's and Tim Hortons in th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    At Bklyn Larder, Balancing Budgets in the New Post-Gourmet Economy

    Max Shrem/SlashfoodDuring the boom years, opening a gourmet food store seemed as safe a bet as opening a Sbarro in Midtown. A $12 bag of Martelli pasta? No problem. $40 for a pound of aged comte? Make it two. If money flowed freely, it found particularly smooth sailing down the tributaries of gentri ... More >>

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    July 21, 2009

    Intelligentsia Coffee Now Available in Midtown

    WordRidden/flickrBean fiends, rejoice: Midtown Lunch reports that Intelligentsia coffee is now being served at the just-opened Culture Espresso Bar on 38th Street and Sixth Avenue. And coffee isn't the only thing there that's been carefully curated: there are also baked goods from Ceci-Cela and Sull ... More >>

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    July 16, 2009

    Have You Seen... Dunkin' Donuts Robber

    NYPD is looking for a man they think committed seven robberies from June 24 through this past Monday. Though his began his spree with a Subway restaurant on East Gun Hill Road in The Bronx, he thereafter concentrated on Dunkin' Donuts outlets in The Bronx and Manhattan, most recently at 55 West 55th ... More >>

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    July 15, 2009

    Cops Nab Fight Club-Loving Teen for 5/25 Starbucks Bombing

    Tim Hortons will sleep soundly tonight! Cops have caught a suspect in the Memorial Day Starbucks bombing: teenager Kyle Shaw of West 27th Street. Cops say Shaw is into Fight Club, as who isn't, but that he took it further than most of us dweebs and actually started his own Project Mayhem. But he f ... More >>

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    July 14, 2009

    Chipotle Teams Up With, of All Things, "Food, Inc." & More on the Midtown Doughnut Wars

    In a strange turn of promotional mastery, Chipotle has partnered with Magnolia Pictures to promote the documentary Food, Inc. The chain, which hopes to spread the word about its use of organic and naturally raised foods, will sponsor free screenings of the film in 32 cities. [Reuters] The Daily New ... More >>

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    October 6, 2008

    POP Montreal: The Weekend in Review

    Dark Meat photo by Rebecca Smeyne Now that the dust has settled, it’s time to take a look back at POP Montreal—from multimedia orgies in porn palaces to Neil Young tributes and righteous post-punk from Guelph. If you missed it, here’s a cheat sheet to what went down in Arcade Fire's birthplac ... More >>

  • Music

    May 13, 2003

    Panda Not Dubya

    Indie Kids With New Chords Need Love Too