Popcorn

Popcorn

What Happened to the Bay Area's Beloved Pink Popcorn?

How a favored nostalgic treat with a cult-like following met its untimely demise.
Meaghan Clark Tiernan
7.9.18
Munchies

Wife Salts Movie Popcorn, Husband Promptly Ends Marriage

Totally reasonable response.
Ian Burke
6.14.18
WTF

A Joyless Snitch Reported This Hardware Store's Free Popcorn to the Health Department

The number of foodborne illnesses reported at the store in 25 years? Zero. The number of petty jerks? At least one.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.25.18
cinema

If You Take Snacks to 'A Quiet Place,' Everyone Is Going to Hate You

One Twitter user suggested that the only acceptable snack is “a cloth bag of loose gummy worms.”
Jelisa Castrodale
4.12.18
history

Remembering the Great Anti-Popcorn Hysteria of 1994

“The scariest thing at the movies isn't Jason or Freddy Krueger... It's popcorn," the New York Times once wrote. They were being serious.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.19.18
mexico

What to Eat at a Lucha Libre Match, If You Can Stand the Insults

Walking into the Arena Coliseo de Guadalajara, you’re greeted with delightful wafts of freshly popped corn and good-hearted jeers from the crowd.
Natalie B. Compton
12.27.17
VICELAND

Weed Popcorn Makes Literally Everything Better

Pop some popcorn for tonight's episode of 'Bong Appetit.'
Munchies Staff
10.5.17
Recipe

Cinnamon Toast Crunch Popcorn Recipe

Sweet, salty, and totally okay to eat for breakfast.
Nitehawk Cinema
9.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Mexico Might Stop Buying America's Popcorn if Trump Renegotiates NAFTA

The head of Mexico's largest movie theater chain has threatened to get his kernels elsewhere if tariffs increase.
Brian Moylan
2.6.17
video

Watching Popcorn Pop at 30,000 Frames Per Second Might Make You Cry

Turn your sound up and take in its majesty.
Samantha Cole
1.14.17
Snacks

These ‘Silent Snacks’ Were Specially Designed for Eating at the Movies

Launched this week, the “Silent Snacks” range of specially designed theater foods includes ground popcorn, cocoa butter balls, and dehydrated fruit slices.
Daisy Meager
9.15.16
LOL

'Game of Thrones' Fans Ruined a London Play by Loudly Eating Chicken Nuggets

An award-winning theater producer is pretty mad about 'GOT' fans eating McDonald's and crunchy snacks throughout showings of Kit Harrington's play.
Wyatt Marshall
7.13.16
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