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Oprah Thinks Buying Avocados is 'Ridiculous,' So She Bought an Avocado Orchard

So relatable!
Jelisa Castrodale
4.12.19
fruit

‘Kiwigate’ Is France’s Latest Food Fraud Scam

Fruit producers passed Italian kiwis off as French so they could charge more per fruit and earned over $6 million in profit.
Bettina Makalintal
3.26.19
fruit

This Durian Costs $1,000, But It Definitely Still Stinks

The price of a J-Queen durian is three times more than the average monthly per capita income in Indonesia.
Bettina Makalintal
1.29.19
WTF

Naked Home Invader Sends Fruit Basket to Apologize for Making Neighbors See His Junk

Not sure if a few apples and a banana are gonna cover it, bud.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.19.18
Interview

I Can't Stop Watching This Body Contortionist Who Reviews "Weird" Fruits on YouTube

"Every time I go fruit hunting I feel like I'm on a vegetarian safari," says Jared Rydelek, better known as the Weird Fruit Explorer.
Emma Orlow
10.17.18
Vegan

Avocados Are Not Vegan, Argues BBC TV Show Host

Big if true.
Lauren Rothman
10.12.18
safety

Cracker Barrel's Bloodthirsty Decorative Pineapples Shred Human Flesh, Prompting Recall

The rustic-slash-tropical tchotchke you pick up on a road trip may take you on another trip to the ER.
Hannah Keyser
10.10.18
produce

Suitcase Blown Up in Airport Turns Out to Be Just Full of Coconuts

What could have been a very scary situation pretty quickly revealed itself to be a case of simply suspicious fruits (nuts?).
Hannah Keyser
10.1.18
Drugs

Cops Find $18 Million of Cocaine Hidden in Bananas Donated to Texas Prison

C'mon, guys. At this point, putting cocaine in fruit is, like, the pumpkin spice of smuggling techniques.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.25.18
Kiwi

LeBron James Says Kiwi Skins Have the Same Mouthfeel as... Ass

"Ellen wouldn't do that to me."
Hannah Keyser
9.13.18
WTF

Nobody Can Figure Out Why This Orange Slice Turned Purple

This week, on Unsolved Mysteries of Sliced Fruit.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.7.18
WTF

'Pineapple Boobs' Are Allegedly the Hottest New Instagram Thing

A new trend to ruin your feed alongside all that avocado toast.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.7.18
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