Some food for thought from local, national and international news sources from this past week:

Food blogger love. [Delicious Coma]

— The joys of blackberry cloud cake. [Gastronomy]

Pig Island: A Pork-Stuffed Festival of Gluttony. [Huffington Post Food]

— More fun with Taiwanese moon cakes. [Zester Daily]

Wendy's to phase out the (unpopular) hamburger. [The Onion]

— Getting fat? Maybe you're not enjoying your food. [Toronto Sun]

— Rahm Emanuel and Carol Moseley Braun eat soul food! [Grub Street]

— How to make a very, very nice plum and apple pie. [smitten kitchen]

— Paula Deen launches a line of fruits and vegetables. (No idea.) [Eater]

— Rate-A-Restaurant #234: Larchmont Bungalow. [Franklin Avenue]