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The Eat Me Daily Fall 2009 Non-Cookbook Preview

While fall truly belongs to the cookbooks, there's still a large selection on deck for the food lovers who are less than kitchen inclined. Along with anthologies from The New York Times (Eat, Memory) and The New Yorker (Secret Ingredients) finally arriving in paperback form, there are numerous reissues of old greats, doorstopper tomes perfect [...]

NYC Subway Ads: Human Fat Pouring Out of Bottles

The people at the NYC Department of Health care so much about you and your fat ass that they want you to drink less sugary drinks. And since they can't seem to get the political will to get a "fat tax" on the drinks to push them out of everyone's reach, they're just going to [...]

MOM & POPism Installation in New York City

Photographs: Raphael Brion

On Saturday we checked out the MOM & POPism installation on the rooftop of Gawker's HQ in New York. 16 graffiti artists were invited to do their work over life-size replicas of photographs from the "Store Front: The Disappearing Face of New York" exhibit at the Clic Bookstore & Gallery, the photographic survey [...]

NYC McDonald's Stays Open During Renovation, Subjects Customers to a Construction Site

The owner of the McDonald's at 541 6th Ave (between 14th and 15th Street) in Manhattan is keeping the location open while it undergoes a much-needed renovation. Subjecting customers to the indignity of a construction site, there's exposed drywall, missing dropped-ceiling tiles, a random application of blue tape, and worst of all, fold-out metal chairs [...]

Mobile Gardens and Luxury Compost at "Black Gold" by Tattfoo Tan [food art]

Currently on display at the Bronx River Art Center in New York City is the exhibition "Black Gold" which includes an installation by Tattfoo Tan, a self-described "community based intervention artist." "Black Gold" is part of his S.O.S. project (Sustainable. Organics. Stewardship.), a year-long horticulture and cultivation project, in which he "engages deeply in [...]

Store Front: The Disappearing Face of New York at Clic Gallery

Vesuvio Bakery: Closed. Photo via jimandkarlamurray on Flickr
Opening today at the Clic Bookstore & Gallery in New York City is "Store Front: The Disappearing Face of New York," a photographic survey by James and Karla Murray documenting disappearing mom-and-pop stores (also see the recently released book of the same name which you can [...]

Grub Street Goes National

We'd be remiss not to mention today's rebranding of the MenuPages city blogs as Grub Street blogs. Say hello to GS Chicago, GS Boston, GS Los Angeles, GS San Francisco, and GS Philadelphia. What we used to know as the singular Grub Street is now Grub Street New York, and look, a [...]

Now Open: The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck

The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck. Photo: Raphael Brion / Eat Me Daily
Today marked the opening of The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck, the latest entry in New York City's food truck scene. With prime location near the bandstand at Brooklyn Pride in Prospect Park in Brooklyn, The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck's owners Doug [...]

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