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  • Dining

    February 14, 2013
  • Blogs

    February 12, 2013

    No Reservations: Gut Check's Valentine's Day Fast-Food Experiment

    It's Valentine's Day, and love is in the air. But also burgers. Love and burgers. And fries. And does Gut Check detect a hint of waffle? We do! This Valentine's Day, both White Castle and Waffle House are capitalizing on the romantic holiday by offering a (comparatively) upscale couple's dining exp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2013

    Poll: Vote for the Most Boinkable Fast-Food Mascot!

    Don't you just hate it when you catch a fast-food commercial on TV and you get all hot and bothered? And you think to yourself, "Man, I wanna bone that mascot so hard"? And then all your waking moments are consumed by thoughts of getting it on with some costumed clown and chowing down on burgers pos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2012

    Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and Captain D's

    Kholood EidA platter of the Captain's finest?​Captain D's locations are not easy to come by. In fact, they're almost as elusive as the mole in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. Almost.

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2011

    Stephen Colbert's Ode to Tater Tots, "Food"

    ​On last night's episode of The Colbert Report, host Stephen Colbert presented another in his always entertaining "Thought for Food" series.This time, he begins with the news that the USDA is looking to restrict the amount of potatoes served in school lunches, which prompts an inspiring ode to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2011

    Eight Fast Food and Alcohol Matches Made in Heaven

    aldenteblog.comYou want fries with that Burger King beer?​ Taking lead from a handful of Whopper Bars -- Burger King restaurants that serve beer -- and a few Seattle Starbucks outlets that have started serving beer and wine in the evenings, Sonic's jumping on the fast food booze bandwagon. Two ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2010

    Salmonella: It's Not Just for Chicken and Eggs Anymore.

    How does a salmonella outbreak come from a meat production facility that's following all the rules? The Providence Journal investigates the strange case of Daniel, Inc., a sausage-curing company in Rhode Island with a perfect food safety track record for 34 years. That is, until the company's meat c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2009

    Five Good Restaurants in Old Fast-Food Buildings

    View Larger MapAs I posted a few days ago, a new Vietnamese restaurant is opening at 3737 South Grand Boulevard, inside a former McDonald's. I'll admit that whenever I see a locally owned business taking over a chain restaurant's location, I smile. After the jump, in no particular order, five of my ... More >>

  • Dining

    February 21, 2007
  • Dining

    November 22, 2006

    Latin Sizzle

    Wapango brings light and heat to a suburban shopping mall.

  • News

    March 22, 2006

    Head Cheesed

    Unreal longs for the sexual adventures a Gravitizer can provide -- but, uh, not tonight; we have a migraine. Plus, more fun with Scientologists!

  • Music

    November 9, 2005

    Black Celebration

    Welcome to Harkonin's metal smorgasbord

  • News

    June 23, 2004

    Jesus For Juniors

    How do you lure disaffected suburban teens into the bosom of the church? Try this unholy trinity: rock & roll, junk food and Foosball.

  • News

    May 21, 2003

    UMSL Won't Play Ball

    Week of May 21, 2003

  • Dining

    October 20, 1999


    Our reviewer and her intrepid pals navigate Vietnam Star's gargantuan menu