straws

election 2020

The Trump Campaign Is Trying to Own Libs by Selling Plastic Straws

For the astronomically high price of $15, you, too, can be the proud owner of 10 plastic straws “laser engraved” with Donald Trump’s name.
Alex Lubben
7.19.19
food news

Woman Killed in Freak Accident Involving Metal Straw

The coroner's description of the incident will make you never want to use a metal straw again.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.9.19
Fast Food

Tens of Thousands Sign Petition Begging McDonald's UK to Use Plastic Straws Again

One not-at-all hyperbolic Twitter user wrote, “McDonald’s paper straws have literally ruined my life.”
Jelisa Castrodale
4.25.19
straws

What the Plastic Straw Controversy Means for Bars

The seemingly innocuous plastic straw has found itself at the center of a greater cultural war
Al Sotack
9.12.18
THE ENVIRONMENT

I Gave Up Plastic for a Week to See if We Can Really Save the World

Plastic straws are on their way out, so I may as well get rid of everything else.
Niloufar Haidari
8.15.18
Munchies

I Tried Every Type of Non-Plastic Straw So You Don't Have To

The war on plastic straws is here, and you're going to need to know what your options are.
Eve Peyser
7.11.18
Munchies

Starbucks Will End Use of Plastic Straws by 2020

The catch: They’ll still have SOME straws (if you ask nicely).
Ian Burke
7.9.18
THE ENVIRONMENT

Plastic Straws Are On Their Way Out

“I can survive not having a straw. I think most people can cut down on single-use plastics like straws,” says the author of California's anti-straw bill.
Lauren Rothman
5.10.18
Desus & Mero

Adrian Grenier Tells Desus and Mero to Stop Sucking

The 'Entourage' star visited 'Desus & Mero' to talk about saving the environment one straw at a time.
Sarah Bellman
9.21.17