Guy Fieri Gets a New Yellow Convertible; Jersey Shore Cast Members Banned from The Box

Guy Fieri has replaced the canary-yellow Lamborghini that was stolen last month with what calls a "bitchin' Camaro," in bright yellow. [SF Chronicle]

A new iPhone app allows you to snap a picture of a dish, then converts it into a corresponding calorie count. Magic? [CNET]

The new People's Garden School Pilot Program will examine the impact of school gardens on learning and eating habits in Washington, New York, Iowa, and Arkansas. [USDA]

Cook It Raw is an annual event taking place in places like Lapland where chefs get to learn foraging techniques from experts like René Redzepi. [Wall Street Journal]

Cassava, like corn, is being used not just for food but as a biofuel. And it's having an impact on food prices. [NY Times]

A government shutdown will severely restrict the many food and drug inspections conducted by the FDA. [NY Times]

Nur Khan, the nightlife impresario who partnered with Don Hill to revitalize the Soho music bar last fall, is planning to erect a shrine in Hill's honor at the venue. [NY Post]

Cast members of the Jersey Shore, Deena Cortese and Sammi "Sweetheart" Giancola, were told they were not welcome to attend a party at the Box. [NY Post]

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