food news

An Unstoppable Fungus Might Make Bananas Go Extinct

Colombia has declared a state of emergency due to the return of a deadly fungus that wiped out an entire species of banana decades ago.
Jelisa Castrodale
3 days ago
food news

Brutal Murder of 19 People in Mexico Could Be Related to Avocado Trade, Expert Says

A researcher believes the horrifying public display of bodies that took place in Uruapan this week stems back to the high demand for avocados.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.9.19
Music

This Man Went on a Karaoke Marathon So Intense His Lung Collapsed

He reportedly powered through 10 straight songs even after he started feeling chest pain.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.9.19
food news

Even Fortune Cookies Have Ads Now Because the World Is Bad

God forbid we're allowed to enjoy two bites of sugary goodness without getting a taste of late capitalism.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.6.19
food news

Tech Company Says Using Facial Recognition Technology in Bars Isn't Creepy at All

DataSparQ also hopes to roll out a feature called 'FaceTab,' which would recognize patrons and automatically add drinks to their existing tab.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.5.19
groceries

Bill Gates Is Adorably Terrible at Guessing the Cost of Everyday Groceries

Um, no, a box of frozen pizza rolls is not $22.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.31.19
WTF

Restaurant Manager Shows Up at Woman's House at 10 PM After She Posts 3-Star Yelp Review

Not OK!!!
Jelisa Castrodale
7.31.19
food news

Cops Seek Woman Who Peed All Over a Bin of Walmart Potatoes

This is a good argument for washing your vegetables before you eat them.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.31.19
food news

Iggy Azalea Paid $64 for a Grilled Cheese Sandwich, and She's Not Happy About It

The 'Fancy' rapper says a Vegas hotel even charged her an additional $10.08 for silverware to go with her room service sandwich.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.30.19
Culture

Subway Worker Ruins Vegan's Life by Revealing Truth About Mayonnaise

“I felt so horrible, she stood there with such a distraught and defeated face, I had shattered this poor girl's world,” he wrote.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.29.19
Munchies

Kombucha Is Just as Bad for You as Soda, According to Dentists

Trouble in paradise for our favorite fizzy mold tea.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.29.19
food news

The US Government Is Using Pineapple Pizza to Explain Russian Political Interference

We asked an online disinformation expert why the controversial dish is an apt metaphor for how trolls are messing with our country.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.29.19
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