Food

Dear Special Eaters Of The World: Check Your Food Privilege

Dear Special Eaters Of The World: Check Your Food Privilege

This article originally appeared on Ravishly and has been reprinted with permission of the author, Carrie Saum. Dear Special Eaters of The World, I can’t afford to eat like you. Yes, CaveGirl, I mean you. You too, VeganFriend. SuperJuicer, I can’t get enough of your fresh turmeric and ginger with organic kale and apple juice. […]

Should NBC Lose “The Biggest Loser”? Contestant Allegations Continue (Video)

Should NBC Lose “The Biggest Loser”? Contestant Allegations Continue (Video)

With new study results revealing negative long-term effects of NBC’s hit extreme-dieting show, more former contestants are demanding NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” finally be canceled. Season two participant, Suzanne Mendonca recently came forward with allegations that, behind the scenes, contestants were pushed to extreme and unhealthy lengths in order to lose weight for the show. In […]

Amazon Expanding Their Ecommerce Power To Groceries (VIDEO)

Amazon Expanding Their Ecommerce Power To Groceries (VIDEO)

Amazon is going to sell their own brands of snacks, diapers, and detergent. They will be sold exclusively to Amazon Prime users under brands such as Happy Belly and Mama Bear. They sell things like spices, tea, coffee, baby food, vitamins, and many others. Amazon is competing with other stores that have their own brands such […]

5 Reasons To Never Judge People For Buying Unhealthy Food For Kids

5 Reasons To Never Judge People For Buying Unhealthy Food For Kids

After all sorts of fad diets (grapefruits! low carb! low fat! no eating in the evening!), we are coming, as a society, to an understanding that the best diet is one rich in whole foods without much processing. We have seen McDonald’s profits freefalling, as many American families are rejecting fast food in favor of […]

Poultry Workers Forced To Wear Diapers Due To Horrible Working Conditions

Poultry Workers Forced To Wear Diapers Due To Horrible Working Conditions

It’s incredibly sobering when stories like this are revealed. According to Oxfam America, poultry workers across the nation face conditions so terrible that many have soiled themselves because they were denied bathroom visits. A report released by Oxfam America stated that employees at some of the largest poultry plants in the nation are in danger. According to […]

Alabama Brewery Introduces New Beer Making Fun Of Governor Bentley (VIDEO)

Alabama Brewery Introduces New Beer Making Fun Of Governor Bentley (VIDEO)

The Salty Nut brewery here in my hometown of Huntsville, Alabama has released a new peach flavored beer to pay homage to our “unimpeachable” governor. Governor Robert Bentley has had an affair with one of his advisors. Even after the scandal, he is still refusing to resign. They are still trying to impeach him. Bentley […]

Metro Buses Are Being Converted To Mobile Food Markets For Poor Neighborhoods

Metro Buses Are Being Converted To Mobile Food Markets For Poor Neighborhoods

“We believe that everyone in our society has a right to affordable healthy food.”  This is a part of the FoodShare Toronto’s mission statement. Low-income families often have limited access to fresh, nutrient-dense produce. In Canada, a collaboration between FoodShare Toronto, the city of Toronto, and United Way Toronto have paved the way to a solution: […]

McDonald’s Manager HIT BY A CAR Trying To Stop a Shoplifter

McDonald’s Manager HIT BY A CAR Trying To Stop a Shoplifter

A manager at a McDonald’s in Arkansas called the police because teenagers were taking water cups and filling them with soda. These three teenagers got cups of water from the drive-thru. They parked, came into the restaurant, dumped the water, and filled the cups with soda. Cody Morris, 18, pulled this stunt and then refused […]

This Couple Spent 6 Months Dumpster Diving. Here’s What They Learned

This Couple Spent 6 Months Dumpster Diving. Here’s What They Learned

Married couple Grant Baldwin and Jen Rustmeyer spent 6 months eating only food that they gathered dumpster diving. Just as they expected, they lived to tell the tale. So what’s the deal? The couple – who made the documentary “Just Eat It” during this process – set out to discover the cause of food waste in the […]

STUDY: If You’re Still Drinking Skim Milk, You May Be Farking Up

STUDY: If You’re Still Drinking Skim Milk, You May Be Farking Up

Remember how your Mom always told you to drink skim milk? Remember all that non-fat yogurt she told you needed to eat to stay healthy? I guess your Mom was wrong. Scientists have once again done research to prove that past studies were wrong. Much like the frequent shifts in medical opinion about coffee consumption, the relative healthfulness of milk […]

Kasich’s New York Pizza Pitfall

Kasich’s New York Pizza Pitfall

In the world of politics, candidates need to align themselves with voters. For New York voters, pizza protocol matters. John Kasich fell into a classic campaign faux-paux. While in the city earlier this week, he was photographed digging into his pizza with fork and knife. Before his meal (and “candid” photo session) ended, he realized […]

STUDY: New Excuse To Have A Bit Of Chocolate

STUDY: New Excuse To Have A Bit Of Chocolate

A new study has shown that eating chocolate can boost cognitive function. Published in the Appetite journal, 968 people were evaluated and they showed an increase in cognitive function. Increased chocolate consumption can be: “significantly associated with better performance on [cognitive test including] visual-spatial memory and organisation, working memory, scanning and tracking, abstract reasoning, and the mini-mental state […]

What Does Human Meat Taste Like? This Guy Cut Out A Piece Of His Leg To Find Out

What Does Human Meat Taste Like? This Guy Cut Out A Piece Of His Leg To Find Out

A presenter of the BBC series Brit Lab consumed part of his own leg in order to see what human flesh tastes like. Greg Foot went to a laboratory, where he was anesthetized. While he was still conscious, a surgeon inserted an instrument into his thigh. Though he felt no pain, you can see him […]

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