society is the condom that protects us from being complete dicks to each other. It's pretty thin but it works 99% of the time
Friday, 9 November 2018

Oven beer in central Russia

quote [ Dmitriy stopped the car outside his dacha (summer house) in the tiny village of Shitovo, and jumped out ]

Check out the article on the site, it's pretty neat.
[SFW] [food & drink] [+5 Interesting]
[by lilmookieesquire@3:42amGMT] [0 comments]

Monday, 5 November 2018

Beyond The McRib

quote [ Pondering the way that retired or obscure fast food menu items create cult followings. Had a Taco Bell Chili Cheese Burrito lately? Consider yourself lucky. ]

I want a McRib, before I McPiss
[SFW] [food & drink] [+4 Informative]
[by ScoobySnacks@7:31amGMT] [0 comments]

Thursday, 1 November 2018

Let?s Overanalyze Fun

quote [ In honor of the 50th anniversary of the ?Fun Size? candy bar, let?s highlight the time Mars tried to sue one of its largest competitors for using the term. ]

All of life in fun size
[SFW] [food & drink] [+5 Funny]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:09amGMT] [2 comments]

Monday, 29 October 2018

How Oysters Kept a King Satisfied and Women in Charge

quote [ In Cancale, the seasonal absence of men meant women ran the show. ]

So then I'm gonna turn oysters in the sand
[SFW] [food & drink] [+2 Insightful]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:07amGMT] [0 comments]

Tuesday, 2 October 2018

Move over strawberries, genetically engineered groundcherries are the future

quote [ To prepare the groundcherry (Physalis pruinosa) for mainstream farming, researchers combined genomics and gene editing to rapidly improve traits such as fruit size, plant shape, and flower production. "I firmly believe that with the right approach, the groundcherry could become a major berry crop." ]

Store them in your refrigerator's CRISPR drawer.
[SFW] [food & drink] [+3]
[by Ankylosaur@12:45amGMT] [5 comments]



Thursday, 27 September 2018

Ax-throwing bar deemed unsafe...

quote [ Hub Stadium, an Auburn Hills bar that features axe-throwing lanes, had its liquor license suspended by the Michigan Liquor Control Commission for one day in order to develop new safety procedures and precautions. ]

How come all the other cities get the fun bars?! (pout)

[SFW] [food & drink] [+3 WTF]
[by Bob Denver@6:45pmGMT] [17 comments]

Friday, 21 September 2018

Drinking Gold Was a Grisly Anti-Aging Trend of 16th-Century France

quote [ The tony elixir killed elites looking for youthful complexions. ]

I tell ya she drank gold
[SFW] [food & drink] [+3 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:38amGMT] [12 comments]

Friday, 14 September 2018

Before Food Trucks, Americans Ate 'Night Lunch' From Beautiful Wagons

quote [ They were the ancestors of the modern diner. ]

[SFW] [food & drink] [+6 Good]
[by arrowhen@3:04pmGMT] [1 comment]

Thursday, 6 September 2018

A Short History of America's 'Tamale Wars'

quote [ Their popularity made for some bloody turf wars. ]

Remember we stopped for tamales last time?
[SFW] [food & drink] [+4 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:18amGMT] [4 comments]

Wednesday, 5 September 2018

Evidence of 7,200 year old cheese in Croatia

quote [ Analysis of fatty residue in pottery from the Dalmatian Coast of Croatia revealed evidence of fermented dairy products?soft cheeses and yogurts?from about 7,200 years ago. "This pushes back cheese-making by 4,000 years," said Sarah B. McClure, associate cheese professor of cheese anthropology. ]

In the beginning, there was cheese...

[SFW] [food & drink] [+2]
[by Ankylosaur@11:58pmGMT] [7 comments]



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