We totally dug the cover art of last week's Village Voice for the feature The Fall of the House of Rubashkin. The art, for some reason, doesn't appear online.
The clothes-and-shoes types over at Style.com aren't exactly known for their eating habits (it's hard to reconcile a love for pork belly with the desire to wear a Leger bandage dress). But what the hell, it's the holidays, and so they've rounded up the favorite holiday dishes of various chic individuals.
The recipes range from the [...]
New York City has some serious competition when it comes to food carts. Last night's season finale of The Amazing Race had the finalists running around Portland, Oregon, where one of the challenges was to find the Russian cart among downtown Portland's various Alder Street cart pods.
And no surprise, there's a blog that tracks [...]
A Day at El Bulli (buy at Amazon) covers a single day at the Spanish restaurant El Bulli, from sunrise over the Costa Brava through the last staff member's departure in the wee hours. Visually, it's striking — each of the over 500 pages has a timestamp, the photo-heavy pages have a soothing weight, and [...]
It's for charity, people! Celebrities including Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Jessica Simpson, Brooke Shields, Sharon Stone, Christian Siriano, Blake Lively, Cindy Crawford, Kelly Ripa, and Rachael Ray designed boots for UGG Australia's sixth annual Art & Sole Auction. With six days left to go, Rachael Ray is kicking all the other celebrities' asses right now, [...]
Yeah yeah yeah, we know these aren't new (Candy Blog wrote about them last year), but how could we not blog about these things? Much like Peeps being reformulated to become pumpkins or snowmen or hearts, Cadbury, in a pathetic attempt to boost sales, is seasonally rebranding their traditionally Easter-based products. Creme Eggs are now [...]
"Jizz in My Pants" is the latest Digital Short from Saturday Night Live produced by The Lonely Island. Featuring Justin Timberlake and Jamie-Lynn Sigler as grocery store employees, the video can't help but remind of us of the semen cookbook, Natural Harvest - A Collection of Semen-Based Recipes.
"The Slave Betty," a teapot wrapped in traditional Japanese shibari (sexual rope bondage) intrigues me. According to NotCot, the shibari renders the object "suspended for its master and made available for all to enjoy."
When you consider it from a sexual perspective, the ideas of ownership and public enjoyment run a little creepy niche, but it [...]