Posts filed under “Food and Drink”

Bad Brunchers: 11 Types of People Who Ruin Brunch

Accuracy is what makes this so amusing:

Category: Food and Drink, Video

How much water does it take to create … everything?

Click for a somewhat disconcerting, interactive graphic. Source: LA Times

Category: Digital Media, Food and Drink, Science

There has been surprising news across minimum-wage land: Paychecks are beginning to rise. Earlier this year, Wal-Mart raised its minimum pay to $9 an hour, then Target matched. Now McDonald’shas improved on those rates. Starting July 1, McDonald’s will pay at least $1 an hour more than the local minimum wage for workers at the restaurants…Read More

Category: Food and Drink, Wages & Income

Pour-Over: Smart, Artisinal Coffee Machine

click for bigger image From Poppy   Hey! You kids at Poppy! You don’t understand what you have here, so let me bring you up to speed: Nobody cares that this machine is “carefully handcrafted in San Francisco” or that it automatically reorders coffee filters. It’s simply a gorgeous looking, single cup brewing fully automatic…Read More

Category: Food and Drink, Technology

Periodic Table of Wine

Source: Chemogenesis

Category: Digital Media, Food and Drink

The Chemistry of Champagne

Source: Compound Interest

Category: Digital Media, Food and Drink, Science

Livability Index: Best Cities For Young People

click for giant interactive Source: Vocativ

Category: Digital Media, Economy, Food and Drink, Music, Real Estate

Halloween: The Chemistry of Candy

Source: Compound Chem

Category: Food and Drink

Wall Street Meddles With Restaurant Chain

Category: Food and Drink, Humor, Video

Sugar?

Sugar? David R. Kotok September 6, 2014   We have been thinking about the healthcare crisis, underfunding of long-term healthcare liabilities, Obamacare controversies, and lack of solutions from a fiscal and regulatory standpoint. This morning on CNN, Michael Smerconish discussed Sarah Palin’s “death panel” label for end of life counseling, Medicare funding and he noted…Read More

Category: Food and Drink, Think Tank