The Association of Food Journalists conference is taking part right now in Washington D.C., and this afternoon over lunch the ceremony took place for the AFJ's annual awards. 42 winners were announced in 13 catagories.
LA Weekly took home two prizes during the awards: Food Editor Amy Scattergood t ... More >>
The Philadelphia Inquirer: The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced that a $4 million grant will help supply the technology for farmers markets to accept food stamps. (The Electronic Benefit Transfer card has largely replaced paper coupons.)
Eater L.A.: Chinese pizzas, most expensive pizzas ... More >>
You can't replace the feeling of lounging on the couch with a scrunched-up newspaper. But with the web, at least you don't need to worry about getting ink on your hands and bagel. Here's a roundup of some food-related stories from our country's newspapers this week. Lucky for us, it's mostly free. F ... More >>
Author and film critic Steven Rea is hip. Well he's not trying to be hip, which makes him even hipper, but we'll get to that in a second. He's got two obsessions -- bikes and Hollywood history -- that he's managed to turn into a pretty hip book.
At first glance, it might look like that kind of lou ... More >>
I had hoped my brush with fame would involve winning the lottery or meeting the president. But for a second there Chuck D made me Twitter-famous (which is to say, in the words of Saturday Night Live, not famous).
It all started when I reported that a weekend event in L.A., widely publicized as a fr ... More >>
Lady Gaga, well-known pawn of the Illuminati (see here), now also aiding and abeting likely traitors against the homeland
As more details are revealed about the ongoing national security scandal unleashed by shadowy organization Wikileaks (masterminded by the Ian-Fleming-monickered Julian As ... More >>
Los Angeles-based U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters is leading a sizable group of congressional leaders in questioning federal approval for the proposed takeover of NBC Universal Inc. by Philadelphia-based cable and content company Comcast. Both entertainment conglomerates have a sizable presence in th ... More >>