Posts filed under “Food and Drink”

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

Discuss: High Food Prices

High Food Prices Lead to Trade-offs Even in Upper-Income Household; Stores Shrink Meat Packages, Push Inexpensive Cuts; Downgrade to Chicken at the Weekend Grill   Source: WSJ  

Category: Food and Drink, Inflation

How Wine Detectives Determine Wine Fraud

NPR: How Atomic Particles Helped Solve A Wine Fraud Mystery      

Category: Food and Drink, Weekend

How America Got Fatter: Carbs vs Fat

Why We Got Fatter During The Fat-Free Food Boom

Category: Food and Drink, Weekend

Basic Wine Guide

Source: Visually

Category: Digital Media, Food and Drink

Food Stamps: What Not To Buy

Seafood, aka the Mercedes of food, is deemed an inappropriate food source for America’s low income diners.

What Not To Buy

Daily Show 04:09

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Herman Cain struggles to define food stamp assistance, and Fox News shares a myriad of concerns surrounding welfare and its intended use.

What Not To Buy – What Would Jesus Soil

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Category: Food and Drink, Humor, Taxes and Policy, Video

Your Broccoli Is Way Too Thirsty

Click for larger graphic Source: MoJo via WaPo Continues here

Category: Commodities, Digital Media, Energy, Food and Drink

Oysters Make a Comeback

Connoisseurs across the country are binging on oysters. The trend is, at least in part, the result of a rapid growth of oyster farms on the East and West Coasts. Source: Loss Leaders on the Half Shell

Category: Food and Drink, Weekend