barack obama


Obama and Bourdain's Beer Bottles, Noodle Bowls Are Now Under Glass in Hanoi Restaurant

Bourdain—who spent a grand total of $6 on their famous meal together in Vietnam—doesn't know how to feel about it.
Jelisa Castrodale

This Guy Gets Paid Thousands of Dollars to Slice Ham

Spanish cortador de jamones Florencio Sanchidrián has cut ham for everyone from the King of Spain to Robert De Niro, and considers himself an ambassador for his country’s Iberian ham.
Gareth May

Donald Trump Jr. Mocks Obama with Birthday Cookie Cake

Many Instagram users commented that the post had racist undertones.
Nick Rose
obama and trudeau

Here's What Obama and Trudeau Ate on Their Dinner Date Last Night

"There's security guys standing in the kitchen while we're cooking."
Nick Rose
animal welfare

Obama’s Organic Ruling Will Greatly Improve the Welfare of Farm Animals

The ASPCA says: “This historic move by the USDA marks the first comprehensive set of regulations governing the on-farm treatment of animals ever issued by the federal government."
Alex Swerdloff

Obama Has Debunked That Weird Rumor About His Almond-Eating Habits

Turns out Obama admitted he is disciplined in his eating habits, but not to the point of counting out seven lightly salted almonds as a nightly snack.
Alex Swerdloff

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Always Falls Asleep at the State of the Union Because She’s Wasted

Speaking last week at the National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor opened up about the court’s food culture and culinary traditions.
Charley Lanyon
barack obama

Inside the Hanoi Restaurant Where President Obama and Anthony Bourdain Dined Last Night

Less than 24 hours after Anthony Bourdain and the President of the United States shared a table at Bun Cha Huong Lien—a traditional Hanoi noodle joint—the place looked like the bitter end of a rager.
Dave Simpson
the internet

Watch a Young Barack Obama Review a Chicago Restaurant on TV

You wouldn’t expect to see the ruler of the free world on a local PBS food show discussing catfish and fried tomatoes, but now you can.
Alex Swerdloff

Cuba Doesn’t Want Any Filthy American Food

Our capitalist politicians are learning the hard way that just because we suddenly want to rub shoulders with communist-run Cuba doesn’t mean they want to do the same.
Alex Swerdloff

Why Cubans Won't Be Drinking Frappuccinos Anytime Soon

If the coffee behemoth wanted to move in on the coffee market in Cuba, they’d be facing more than just a population that knows its <i>cafecitos</i> very, very well.
Alex Swerdloff

President Obama's Shoes Just Got Violated by Salmon Sperm

The whole sticky situation is the result of a visit the President made to an isolated fishing village yesterday during his historic three-day trip to the largest American state: Alaska.
Alex Swerdloff