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    January 10, 2014

    Trader Joe's Ten Best Vegan Products

    Trader Joe's has everything. The wonders never cease at this treasure trove of edible delights. It seems like every trip to this Pinecrest store yields some gleaming new goodie we can't imagine we ever lived without. And much to our delight, vegans even have options at this ever-impressive chain. A ... More >>

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    October 15, 2013

    Lady Casa's Five Reasons to Hate Monsanto

    Being a PLUR warrior isn't just something you do at 2 a.m. in a dark club, it's a 24/7 job. You've got to awaken people to a higher consciousness and use your powers for good at every moment possible, even if it means marching on a couple hours of sleep. Lady Casa (formerly known as Molly Casa) and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2012

    Top Ten Worst Food Fails Ever

    When it comes to our favorite brands, it seems we're more likely to remember the epic successes (Doritos Locos Tacos anyone?) than the equally epic failures. But failures, there are aplenty. Dangerous, disgusting, or just plain absurd, these gastronomic gaffes may be fun to laugh at now, but it wo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2012

    The Five Most Ridiculous "Artisan" Foods

    See also "Artisan Food: If It's Made for the Masses, Can It Be Called Artisan?"Artisan is the new organic -- the of-the-minute foodie terminology that means next to nothing as far as the actual food is concerned. After all, there's nothing to stop your average corporate suit from slapping the term a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    Local Food in Miami: Phonies, Freeloaders, and the Real Deal

    Flickr CCJeff McInnis grew up among a family of farmers. As the chef and partner at Yardbird Southern Table & Bar, he strongly advocates a farm-to-table ethic."People should know where the food they are eating is coming from," he says. "It's the responsibility of all chefs to know as well, and t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2012

    Frito-Lay Helps Taco Bell Reinvent the Taco Shell, Tastes Like Beefy, Cheesy Doritos

    ​After a successful test run in three American cities, Taco Bell last Thursday rolled out its newest menu item--Doritos Locos Tacos, a new crunchy taco with a shell made with Frito-Lay's nacho cheese-flavored Doritos chips and filled with beef, lettuce and shredded cheddar cheese.The Irvine-based ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2010

    SunChips 100 Percent Compostable Bag: An Experiment

    Frito-Lay/APA little over a year ago, Frito Lay went green, announcing it would package SunChips in 100 percent compostable bags. But there was a problem. When kids ate -- in class, at libraries and in other assorted public places -- the sound from hands entering the eco-friendly bags reportedly rea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2010

    The Most Obnoxiously Noisy Foods

    mattfred via flickr Stuffing your face with noisy food. Not pleasant.​"Chew with your mouth closed." Everybody's been slapped with that phrase and not only because of the mess in our pie holes. We don't want to hear it. The following list of obnoxiously loud foods won't be silenced with jus ... More >>

  • News

    March 12, 2009

    Gimme Shelter

    U.S. military deserters once again flock to Canada to avoid war. Looks like this time they picked the wrong country.

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    November 30, 2006


    Against long odds and even longer distances, a group of Miami-Dade teens competes for a shot at hockey glory

  • Music

    August 31, 2006

    Popular Mechanics

    Undaground Science supplies the worldwide backpacker market

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    August 23, 2001

    Get Your Break On

    The Source awards arrive, and it's all good, if a little dull