politics

Soy

A Brief History of Conservatives Using Tofu-Eating as an Insult

Ted Cruz's recent remarks come from a long line of right-wingers mocking people for eating soy products.
Jelisa Castrodale
a day ago
Bagels

Cynthia Nixon's Campaign Shaken by Terrible-Sounding Bagel Order

She had a good run.
Hannah Keyser
9.11.18
politics

'Cursed Coconuts' Are Yet Again Implicated in Maldivian Election Tampering

Four men were arrested this week under allegations that they had used black magic to influence the election process.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.22.18
Pizza

Pizza Hut Hopes to Capitalise on Internet's Sudden Interest in Bigfoot Porn

Spoiler alert: It’s awkward.
Ian Burke
7.31.18
politics

Theresa May Attempts to Talk About Cooking, Sounds Like Actual Cyborg

“I enjoy cooking which has a benefit because you get to eat it as well as make it.”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
7.24.18
politics

Japan and the EU Just Agreed to Eliminate Almost All Tariffs on Food and Drink

Japanese whisky could be about to get way cheaper in Europe.
Phoebe Hurst
7.19.18
politics

Mexican Political Party Told To Stop Pre-Election Advertising on Tortilla Packages

The decision comes just days before what is being called the country's biggest election in its history.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.27.18
Restaurants

Nando’s Refuses to Be Part of Tory Party Discount Card

Chicken for the many, not the few.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.21.18
Oakland

The Tenacity of Chef Reem Assil

The Palestinian- and Syrian-American chef opens up about the intense racist backlash she faced when her Oakland bakery opened.
Leena Trivedi-Grenier
5.11.18
politics

Angry Politician Attempts to Dump Dead Fish in the Thames in Bizarre Protest

High-profile Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg was trying to make a stand against EU fishing regulations.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3.21.18
restaurant industry

UK Government Considers Banning Unpaid Trial Shifts in Restaurants and Bars

Scottish MP Stewart McDonald has called for an end to the practice that sees prospective employees perform test shifts with no payment.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3.19.18
quinoa

Malaysian Prime Minister Compared to Marie Antoinette for Preferring Quinoa to Rice

Critics say this is further evidence he's unfit to lead the country.
Mayukh Sen
2.27.18