In this clip from last night's episode of "Tool Academy," the tool-testants are sent to a grocery store to shop for a meal they're supposed to prepare for their partners — and end up completely trashing the store and shotgunning beers.
The only thing worse than their grocery-store manners are their cooking skills, as evidenced [...]
John Hodgman took questions from New York Times readers, and his answers have started to appear, including this brilliant analysis of New York City grocery stores:
Question: In my time in New York, I’ve noticed native New Yorkers say “on line” instead of “in line.” As in, I’m at the grocery store waiting “on line.” Do [...]
FastCompany reports on the dismal state of morally upright grocery behemoth Whole Foods:
The bottom line for Whole Foods in the months of July, August, and September?
$1.5 million in total profit.
Whole Foods has 278 stores, and its fourth quarter ran 12 weeks. A little math, and you quickly discover that each store made profit of $449.64 [...]
The Amateur Gourmet on the Key Food across the street:
I'm not going to lie: I love the Key Food across the street. I know that's a guilty secret for a modern day food lover who reads Michael Pollan and has a desire for all peoples to support farmer's markets, to reject the industrialization of food. [...]