A little Julie & Julia coverage is fine — it would be dereliction of duty otherwise!
But damn The Daily Beast's food-related subsite Hungry Beast has gone completely bonkers for the movie. Their coverage totals 16 fucking stories on its home page, either directly- or loosely- connected to Julia Child, with posts written by Julie Powell [...]
Gael Greene, the dinosaur restaurant critic who'll tell anyone who asks about her slutty days with Elvis and Clint Eastwood, has written a piece for The Daily Beast's new "Hungry Beast" food subsite entitled "The Secret Sex Lives of Chefs" about chefs and sex and groupies. Along with tepid anonymous quotes from chefs who were [...]
In Republican Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal's response to Barack Obama's speech to Congress, he kept repeating that "Americans can do anything." On last night's The Daily Show, Jon Stewart proved just that — by eating a blueberry pancake-wrapped sausage on a stick, dipped in Baconnaise Light. Stewart says, "I think my tongue just took a [...]
The Daily Beast ran a post today, Foodies Make Me Sick, that takes some digs on foodies, the "fussy eaters who glorify the transformation of nutrition into fashion. Foodie culture. Foodie bloggers." Some of it is well-reasoned, some a little ranty:
I remember the first time I heard a co-worker refer to himself as a foodie. [...]