It's Christmastime and the food industry's saccharine ads have graced our screens, presenting to us a vivid image of choice, sustainability, and homespun happiness. But how wholesome is our food, really?
Yesterday, a cafe selling only cereal and cereal-based cakes opened in East London. This went down well with some people, but mostly very badly with everyone else.
I was a teenage boy who thought anorexia was a "girl's problem." I was wrong.
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The government is backing a huge new food bank, raising concerns that food poverty has become the status quo.
A dirty, dirty restaurant may leave you hunched over the toilet screaming to god for sweet relief and a Sprite, but it's going to be a tasty journey.
Gotham now lays claim to Great Depression levels of homelessness, with nearly 60,000 humans sleeping in shelters, on the street, or underground. Can a new mayor change the game?
If you haven't started preparing your Thanksgiving meal yet, pay attention.
Pro-Israeli students started a rival to a takeout restaurant that criticized the US's role in the conflict.
There's a deluded Facebook campaign being waged by people who think that a halal certification means that a cookie company supports terrorism.
The Guantánamo detainee Ahmed Rabbani's favorite dish is a Tower of Babel made of food, a multi-story parking garage starring rice.
Don't listen to foodies. Seriously. Anyone who chooses to blog about food cannot, under any circumstances, be trusted to midwife your next meal.
Joey van Koningsbruggen has his own warehouse and seven full-time employees.
Does a terrible hygiene rating always equal the worst food you've ever put in your mouth? I ate a bunch of stuff that could potentially have given me norovirus to find out.
The artist, art director, and filmmaker uses her alter ego, Joyce, to create intriguing, unsettling scenes of suburban frustration, female isolation, and the hopeless fight against time-often surrounded by food, masks, and saturated soft furnishings.
Nate "Igor" Smith has sat down at diners with everyone from Lena Dunham to Stoya, and he's photographed them all. Now he's turning to Kickstarter to raise money to turn all those photos into a book.
In time for Halloween, Valentine Gallardo outlined how to make a spellwich—the best thing you can make with a regular loaf of white bread. One bite will take you back to a memory in your mind, BUT YOU MUST NEVER, EVER, EVER PUT IT IN THE FRIDGE!
Eddie Huang, VICE's resident bao chef and bon vivant, used to have a very popular show on this website. The show had a great name, but unfortunately we recently had to retire that name at the strong urging of our lawyers. The show's getting a relaunch, wi…
Just how much of a risk are you taking by eating at a place with a bad health rating?
When I visited the camel market in Birqash recently, I could hear sticks as they whipped through the air and cracked on strained, burdened flesh.
Southern China has always had a tradition of dining on dogs—people from other parts of the country even joke that Southerners will eat anything with legs but the dinner table. Since the 1990s the town of Yulin has maintained the unique tradition of holdin…
The worst thing about pot pizza is how much you want to eat more pizza once you're stoned. Other than that, it's pretty fucking great.
I thought Death Row Dinners was an art prank. It seems I might be wrong.
The King's sudden interest in taking up Canadian citizenship has a lot to do with avoiding taxes through a process of "tax inversion," and moving the fast-food giant north to Canada doesn't mean more money for the country.