Health

Coconut Oil Is Not 'Good for You'

"You can put it on your body, but don’t put it in your body," warns advisory.
Alex Swerdloff
7.30.19
china

A Chinese Woman Dumped Her Boyfriend Because His New Year's Feast Sucked

The food her boyfriend’s parents served her for Chinese New Year just wasn’t up to snuff.
Alex Swerdloff
2.5.19
china

Photos Show Vendors in China Using 'Sewer Shrimp' to Make Street Food

Wuhan have been selling shrimp balls that are made from the most unsavory of seafood, processed in pretty much the most nauseating way possible.
Alex Swerdloff
9.17.18
WTF

Watch a Dude Attempt to Cook Pancakes Using Lasers

That guy who used lasers to carve a ham and cheese bust of Vin Diesel is back, and this time, it's for breakfast.
Alex Swerdloff
7.4.18
japan

Why Japanese Chefs Are Embracing Halal Food

The once isolationist island nation of Japan seems to be pushing forward in a real way to embrace halal-certified food—which is a pretty smart move considering Japan’s relative proximity to some of the nations with the world’s largest number of Muslims.
Alex Swerdloff
6.7.18
soda

This Study Explains Why You're So Damn Addicted to LaCroix

A study now shows that cold and carbonated beverages actually quench thirst better.
Alex Swerdloff
1.16.18
Food

Here's What It Would Look Like if Quentin Tarantino Made Recipe Videos

From Alfonso Cuaron to Wes Anderson to Michael Bay, this dude's expertly made recipe videos emulate your favorite directors.
Alex Swerdloff
8.20.17
beer

This Beer Is Infused with Pieces of Fried Chicken

Your favorite food and your favorite beverage become one.
Alex Swerdloff
8.14.17
WTF

Why Iran Is Turning Onions into Jewelry

Onions are an Iranian's best friend?
Alex Swerdloff
8.10.17
Eid al-Fitr

Trump Skips Ramadan Feast, Breaking 20-Year White House Tradition

The first White House iftar took place in 1805.
Alex Swerdloff
6.28.17
WTF

A Dude Figured Out How to Deep-Fry Water and Now Humanity Is Doomed

We’re both pleased and terrified to report that Jonathan Marcus, an unparalleled genius from the great state of Massachusetts, has performed a feat that will surely go forth in culinary history.
Alex Swerdloff
5.23.17
Munchies

Eating Competitions Killed Two People This Past Weekend

Choking is the fourth-leading cause of unintentional injury death—and it happens with disturbing frequency at competitive eating events.
Alex Swerdloff
4.6.17
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