On Friday afternoon, nearly 3,000 raver chicks, dude guys, scenesters, club kids and DJs assembled at a port in Fort Lauderdale and boarded the MSC Poesia, aka Holy Ship!! There are two exclamation points because this is the second edition of the EDM party cruise put on by L.A.'s Hard Events. The li ... More >>
Tomorrow is 7/11. That's right, you know the drill. It's Free Slurpee Day at 7-Eleven locations.
Hallmark might not sell Slurpee Day greeting cards (yet), nor is the holiday pre-labeled on your kitten-themed calendar, but it goes without saying that America has come to embrace the day of free froz ... More >>
7-Eleven is introducing a new low-calorie, sugar-free Slurpee at its stores nationwide this week. The offering targets women in their 20s who have bought into the whole "skinny girl" hoopla.
Right off the bat, we see a couple of problems with this move. One, we weren't aware that anyone over the ag ... More >>
We have seen it, the promised land. The soda dispenser of the future. A machine so sleek it should be in a technology museum and so smart it can dispense more sodas than you can imagine. If you haven't tasted Peach Mello Yello or Raspberry Coke Zero, have you truly lived?
We don't normally go gaga ... More >>
Los Angeles has seen a spate of German-themed bars and restaurants open in the past few years (Wurstkuche, Biergarten, Steingarten, the upcoming Currywurst), but very few of them (Berlin Currywurst is a notable exception) are actually run by Germans. Set to officially opening this Friday (July 29th ... More >>
At least one part of NuGrape's name is accurate: It does, indeed, taste like grape soda. In fact, it tastes almost exactly like Grape Fanta (though we'd need to conduct a side-by-side comparison to be certain).
On the flipside, there's nothing new (or "nu") about it. Once again, the clever use of ... More >>
FOXGuilty pleasures: Glee & Slushies
In a list of guilty pleasures about a mile long, two things rise to the top. First, the TV show Glee. Second, the slushie: a brain freeze-inducing, icy concoction sold at most convenience stores and movie theaters. Lucky for us, we can (sort of) enjoy bot ... More >>