• Blogs

    October 29, 2014

    Ten Best Vegan Candies for Halloween

    It's Halloween week, which means there are bowls and bags and towers of candy greeting you everywhere you go -- much of it laced with eggs and butter, which is totally worse than razor blades. (Kidding!) Luckily, there are plenty of "accidentally" vegan sweets out there -- more than you probably im ... More >>

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    September 18, 2014
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    January 22, 2014

    Why Don't Food Companies Label Their Products as Vegan?

    As a relatively new vegan, I'm always on the lookout for convenient foodstuffs that allow me to feel like a semi-normal human. At the buffet of life, no one wants to be relegated to a lonely spot by the salad bar. The good news is there are lots of easily available products that fit the vegan bill. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2012

    Dr. William Davis: Wheat Is Cause of Obesity and "Most Perverted Food on Store Shelves."

    Wheat gluten has been dogged on so much over the past few years, you would think it was a serial killer rather than a cereal protein. But jokes aside, there's a reason that the weirdly named food component has become such a nutritional pariah. Incidence of celiac disease, an illness that causes an a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2012

    Anthony Bourdain's No Reservations: Mozambique Is a Downer

    If you recall, I groused through Tony's fluffier show, The Layover (which, by the way, was picked up for one more season), opting to reserve my critical eye for the more serious, eyeglass-wearing cousin, No Reservations. The season eight opener, which featured the African country of Mozambique, went ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2011

    Best Vegan Halloween Candy Countdown

    ​To vegans, the frights of Halloween Horror Nights have got nothing on the idea of unknowingly savoring pulverized pig parts in the form of the gelatin or glycerine commonly found in so many candies. But that doesn't mean our plastic jack-o-lantern buckets have to go empty, or even that we've got ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2011

    Pig 05049 Follows Piggly-Wiggly Right Into Your Shopping Cart

    ​Generally speaking, being vegetarian is a choice. I am all for those who forgo meat for health reasons or just for the sake of feeling healthier and leaner. But keep me away from fashion-conscious tree huggers who look at us carnivores with disdain, while stomping around in leather shoes and chom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    From Oreos to Zagnuts: Ten Foods Vegans Eat to Scrape By

    Oprah and 378 staffers recently took a one-week vegan challenge.​Or, "How to Succeed at Veganism Without Really Trying."Vegans are humans too. Like most Americans, we have only so much time to dedicate to food preparation. So it is an error when outsiders ponder the vegan lifestyle and automatical ... More >>

  • News

    April 30, 2009

    Dating on a Budget

    Exquisite sex can make up for an empty wallet.

  • News

    February 14, 2008

    Rappers' Slight

    Flo Rida and Missy Elliott at Sunset Place?

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2008
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    November 22, 2007
  • Culture

    January 26, 2006

    Vive le Cirque

    Performance art soars to new heights under the blue-and-yellow grand chapiteau

  • News

    November 9, 2000

    Raver Madness

    Scare tactics, uniformed soldiers, clueless social workers, and a compliant Miami Herald