Recently, Psychology Today put out an intriguing little infographic charting the most common places a Craigslist "missed connection" occurs by state. The most lovesick locale in Missouri? Walmart.
Some people might call this the end of romance or a signal of the decline of Western society as a whol ... More >>
Let the record show that we made it till Wednesday of this week before receiving word of yet another recall occasioned by the possible presence of foreign objects in your food.
King Arthur Flour has issued a voluntary recall of certain bags of its flour because of the risk that the bags might conta ... More >>
OK, seriously, this would be laughable if it didn't involve, you know, things like glass and wire in what we eat. Yes, yet another food is being recalled due to the possible presence of foreign objects.
Kellogg's has announced a voluntary recall of its Special K Red Berries cereal due to the risk t ... More >>
Recent months have seen recalls of sausage that might contain pieces of a plastic pen, sausage that might contain pieces of a glove and frozen cheeseburgers that might contain pieces of a gasket.
To that list we can now add breakfast cereal that might contain fragments of metal mesh.
Kellogg's has ... More >>
Editor: Tef Poe is an artist from St. Louis City. Through powerful imagery and complicated honesty, he has earned a reputation as one of the best rappers telling the story of St. Louis, which is about much more than one place. Poe has been featured in music publications such as XXL and Urb Magazine. ... More >>
Julia GabbertHowie Sher stands with his new snack food, What-A-Ya Nuts?! Sher was pleased to see that a Schnucks location had almost sold out of the product after Labor Day weekend.In the fall of 2009, Howie Sher stood before his pantry looking at the different varieties of bland nuts and tra ... More >>
KeeblerKeebler Elves live in a hollow tree with a listeria niche.Enough already with the mysterious strains of E. coli that keep making people sick with no clues on their origins! At least good ol' listeria keeps it simple by lurking in foods. Lots and lots of foods.
It may be small, but it ... More >>
Jacob's Ladder FoundationPigs will fly in Swansea on Saturday.
When fifteen-year-old Jacob Kellogg died unexpectedly from an asthma-related condition in 2009, his family honored his memory by starting the Jacob's Ladder Foundation. The organization funds two scholarships to help students in n ... More >>
image viaZola Jesus is Nika Roza Danilova, the 21 year old's operatic tenor and tender age make her Rihanna among noise makers, but Danilova's emotion isn't borrowed, it's wrenched. With Cult of Youth at the Billiken Club April 14.
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Food TV's popularity is waning. The New York Post says that the network's 2010 numbers showed the first decrease in the network's history. In the fourth quarter of 2009, viewership plunged 10.3 percent among viewers ages 25 to 54. The slide continued with 3.3 percent in the second quarter and 4.5 pe ... More >>
KFC's infamous, bun-less Double Down chicken sandwich is getting...a bun. The "Doublicious" debuts July 5. (Read Gut Check's taste test of the original Double D here.
Meanwhile, Taco Bell continues to think outside the bun. The chain has been test-marketing a breakfast menu, which will commence to ... More >>
Beware the Corn Pops!‚ÄčAre you a kid at heart who still loves to start the day with a bowl of sweet, sweet breakfast cereal? Are you the parent of an actual kid who loves Apple Jacks, Corn Pops, Froot Loops or Honey Smacks? Are you planning to get high this weekend? Then you need to pay attention t ... More >>
With the backlash against questionable health claims in food advertising, Kellogg's has opted to restrict advertising in light of two FTC investigations for false health claims in less than a year. The New York Times reports that a claim to improve child immune function on Rice Krispies packaging l ... More >>
Anthony Daniels -- that's An-TON-ee -- is not the nervous, bumbling droid C-3PO he played in six Star Wars movies. In fact, although he's not quite sure where the personality for the protocol droid came from, he doesn't shy away from his biggest role, despite the fact that he was behind a mask for a ... More >>
*Bow Wow, Saturday, August 22
*The Mars Volta, Tuesday, September 8
*Ben Folds, Monday, September 28
*Hanson/Hellogoodbye, Thursday, October 1
*Ludo/Meese/Ha Ha Tonka, Thursday, October 22
*Some Say Leland, Wednesday, August 12
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Your token food news on this historic day:The latest on the salmonella outbreak in peanut butter, including news of a Kellogg peanut-butter cracker being tainted. (USA Today)Wine enthusiasts are hopeful that Barack Obama's enjoyment of wine will influence wine drinkers nationwide. (Reuters)Kenya ce ... More >>