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  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    Bon Appetit Wants Readers to Bite Them

    Last week Bon Appetit unleashed an edgy new campaign featuring the catchphrase "Bite Me" tattooed on a buff bicep, etched in gold on a necklace nestled in a large cleavage, and scrawled in red lipstick on a bathroom mirror. Because when we think of fine dining, we think of pumping iron, boob sweat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2010

    Gourmet to be Reborn as a Bunch of Web 2.0 Buzzwords

    Screencap:​Publisher Condé Nast announced today that Gourmet will be relaunched this fall as Gourmet Live, a website and tablet-computer app. This isn't surprising. Though the iconic magazine was shuttered late last year, its brand recognition is too high to lie entirely dormant. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2010

    The Morning Brew: 5.17

    Remember Food Network's "Calorie Commando"? Neither did we, until CNN reported that he's being held on charges of hiring homeless people in a murder-for-hire scheme. Because the rice-growing bra isn't enough, Trendland introduces A Matter of Taste by Fulvio Bonavia, an art book featuring haute c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2009

    Ruth Reichl Pays (Delayed) Visit to St. Louis

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing CompanyReichl​Last month, Ruth Reichl, food writer and editor of Gourmet, was scheduled to visit St. Louis at the behest of Left Bank Books and give a talk at COCA to promote the new cookbook Gourmet Today. That was the week her magazine shut down.Last night, R ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2009

    Breaking: Ruth Reichl Cancels St. Louis Visit

    ​Perhaps unsurprisingly, given yesterday's news that Gourmet would cease publication after its November issue, editor-in-chief and general food-world luminary Ruth Reichl has canceled her visit to St. Louis this week. Reichl was to talk and sign books at an event sponsored by Left Bank Books on Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2009

    Gourmet Magazine to Shutter [Updated]

    ​The New York Times reports that magazine publisher Condé Nast will shutter Gourmet magazine after almost 70 years:The magazine has suffered a severe decline in ad pages, but the cut still comes as a shock. There was speculation that Condé Nast would close one of its food titles -- Gourmet or Bo ... More >>

  • Film

    September 9, 2009
  • Blogs

    August 2, 2007

    The Morning Brew: Thursday, 8/2

    Schnucks has recalled cans of its store-brand French-style green beans because of contamination fears. (AP) Nothing from your pantry has been recalled yet? Just wait. And now a special "Where Are They Now?" edition of the Morning Brew. Rocco DiSpirito -- who went from ... More >>

  • Film

    October 11, 2006

    Repeat Offender

    A second, slimmer Capote movie fails to improve on its predecessor