Trolls

doughnuts

Voodoo Doughnut Is the Target of a New Pizzagate-esque Conspiracy Theory

This story seems to have holes in it.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.9.18
the internet

Cadbury’s Crowd-Sourced Chocolate Bar Contest Is a Prime Target for Trolls

Cross your fingers that we don't end up with a banana-tarragon-mustard candy bar.
Lauren Rothman
7.6.18
Restaurants

Recently Closed Restaurant Posts Savage Responses to Its Bad Online Reviews

"Thanks for being one of our shittiest customers glad we’ll never deal with assholes like you again we’re doing just fine.”
Jelisa Castrodale
6.20.18
WTF

Vineyard Owner Sues Google Over Negative Reviews Calling the Winery a 'Toilet'

The reviews also describe the wine as tasting like "geriatric vagina."
Jelisa Castrodale
6.1.18
the internet

Meet the Guys Responsible for That Horrifying Watermelon Pizza Video

"We wanted to pull a bait and switch," says Andy Simionas, co-founder of recipe video parody page YumFeed.
Aron Garst
5.17.18
Trolls

Why This Award-Winning Restaurateur Trolled OpenTable

"I was kind of hoping they’d sue us. A frivolous lawsuit would be amazing!"
Alex Swerdloff
2.22.17
RACISM

Got Milk? Neo-Nazi Trolls Sure as Hell Do

There’s word going around that milk has been nefariously co-opted and transformed into the preeminent symbol of both Neo-Nazis and the “alt-right”
Alex Swerdloff
2.21.17
Internet

How a Hungover Oil Worker Saved a Fish n’ Chips Shop with Social Media

Once in awhile, spontaneous kindness emerges out of the bowels of the Internet hate machine and saves a dying neighbourhood restaurant.
Nick Rose
9.5.16
wine

Meet the Sommelier Bro Who Is Trolling the Wine Industry

Adam Vourvoulis has been trolling the wine industry with a very simple formula: a new meme that exposes the elitism surrounding wine every day.
Javier Cabral
8.1.16
RACISM

Ramadan Recipes Bring Out the Trolls in France

French recipe site Marmiton got into the season's spirit by posting a series of recipes for the estimated 1.6 billion Muslims on the planet. But it perhaps unsurprising that those recipes brought out hundreds of Islamophobic trolls.
Munchies Staff
6.24.15