THE 90S

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Blueberry Morning Is Self-Care You Can Eat for Breakfast

The edge: gone. The mood: lifted.
Hilary Pollack
1.16.19
cooking

The Greatest Story Ever to Appear in The Washington Post Turns 20 Today

Wherein an endearingly literal writer unwittingly creates the world's most terrible tiramisu.
Hilary Pollack
7.9.18
THE 90S

The Inventor of the Chili’s Baby Back Ribs Song Has Never Eaten Their Ribs

We spoke to Guy Bommarito, the Don Draper of the 90s who created the catchiest meat-related commercial jingle of all time—and the story behind it is fascinating.
Hilary Pollack
9.20.17
Fast Food

'Rick and Morty' Creators Successfully Revive McDonald's 'Mulan' Szechuan Sauce

Dreams can come true—just thank the power of 90s fast food nostalgia.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.31.17
Fast Food Week

Reflecting on the Burger King Pokémon Disaster of 1999

How kids meal toys at the height of Pokémania led to two deaths and a lot of panic.
Gigen Mammoser
7.28.17
THE 90S

Why Have So Many Canadians Never Heard of Clearly Canadian?

We explore the slow death and sudden rebirth of a brand that defined the 90s, and how in some ways, it defies its own name.
Nick Rose
9.22.16
Cocktails

The Pink Squirrel Is No Longer Just for Party Moms and 90s Sitcoms

The delightfully trashy and decadent Pink Squirrel made its mark on <i>Roseanne</i>, <i>The Nanny</i>, and your mom's college days. And now it's back to get you drunk.
Hilary Pollack
10.15.15
crime

Jared from Subway Is Being Investigated for Kiddie Porn

The Subway spokesman is worth $15 million for his commercials and appearances on behalf of the sandwich chain, but this morning his home was raided in connection with child pornography.
Munchies Staff
7.7.15