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politics

Pro-Trump Kentucky BBQ Food Truck Faces Outrage Over 'LGBTQ' T-Shirts

A similar version of the bastardized acronym ("Liberty, Gun, Bible, Trump") was recently used to intimidate Nashville’s gay community.
Jelisa Castrodale
15 hours ago
politics

The Surprisingly Long History of Throwing Eggs at Politicians

Egg Boy follows a long legacy of political egg throwers.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.19.19
seafood

The Pentagon Blew $22 Million of Taxpayer Money on Lobster Tail Last Year

In the same period, government agencies also spent $17,118 on “various sweet sauces” including honey and white chocolate sauce.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.12.19
politics

New 'Conservative Yelp' App Will Identify Restaurant Safe Spaces for MAGA Hats, Handguns

63red Safe hopes to offer a platform where Trump supporters can rate businesses based on whether they're 'safe' for conservatives to visit.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.12.19
Los Angeles

This Los Angeles Food Truck Isn't Afraid to Call Itself 'Woke'

The Woke Truck is run by a polyamorous, multiracial trio, and teaches history alongside the fusion food it sells.
Esther Tseng
2.27.19
politics

Someone Tell the Kid Selling Hot Chocolate for the Border Wall that Cocoa Came From Mexico

Benton Stevens’s parents are members of the RNC and vocal Trump supporters, but his mother swears that this is all his idea.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.19.19
politics

The Government Shutdown Is Putting These Foods in Danger

Food stamp funding also hangs in the balance as the US enters its longest shutdown in history.
Bettina Makalintal
1.15.19
alcohol

Welcome to the Weird eBay Market for the Now-Defunct Trump Vodka

For anywhere from $25 to 10,000 bones, you can own a piece of our president's failed booze business.
Luke Winkie
11.29.18
Trump

Republican Lawmaker Claims Restaurant's '86 45' Shirts Are Calling for Trump's Murder

A Mexican restaurant in Rhode Island has been receiving threats and harassment since its staff wore the shirts on Election Day.
Danielle Wayda
11.28.18
politics

A Robert Mueller-Themed Ice Cream Truck Is Trolling the Trumps in DC

Guilty Pleasures is serving scoops and "Cohens" of flavors like IndictMint Chip to advocate for the Mueller investigation.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.16.18
Pizza

Iceland's President Walks Back His Desire to Ban Pineapple Pizza

"I went a step too far," he said.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.15.18
sexual harassment

NYC Bills Would Make Harassment Bystander Training Mandatory for Bar and Club Staff

The regulations would be under the purview of the city's newly minted Office of Nightlife.
Danielle Wayda
11.14.18
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