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McDonald’s Is Trying To Be Like Starbucks And Franchisees Are ...

In an attempt to keep competitive with some of their breakfast rivals, McDonald’s recently unleashed a wave of new McCafe espresso drinks. Franchisees, however, claim that the golden-arched giant is trying too much to be like Starbucks ...
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California Restaurant Admits It’s Been Serving Popeyes Chicken for Months

It began with a Yelp review. On October 7, a Yelp user who goes by the name “Tyler H.” posted a one-star review of Sweet Dixie Kitchen, a restaurant in Long Beach, California that boasts a menu ...
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L.A. Restaurant Serving Up Ghoulish All Black Chicken To Celebrate ...

With October upon us, tis the season to get dark, obviously. This can also apply to what we eat. So if you’re in a high key mood to indulge in the darker side of your ...
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Sex + Food: Auntie Angel “Grapefruit Blowjob Method”

If you’re stuck in a sexual rut, and the same old trusty moves just aren’t working in the bedroom, the answer to your problems might be inside your fridge. Thanks to movies like American Pie and, ...
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Naked Sushi Brunch Cancelled Amid Allegations of Sexism

Eating sushi from a naked woman’s body is a storied practice, but some say it’s objectifying, antiquated, and degrading. The Japanese art of nyotaimori is a storied cultural practice believed to have its roots in Japan’s premodern samurai era. It ...
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Grilled Octopus with Braised Black-Eyed Peas

Tender, steak-like octopus gets topped with a spicy Guajillo chile sauce and homemade pesto, and rests on a bed of nicely stewed black-eyed peas. “Octopus simmered just until tender and then charred on a very ...
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‘Hurricane Cakes’ Sold by Florida Grocery Store Lead to Mixed ...

Publix is trying to lift Floridians’ spirits with cakes and hurricane puns—but some feel Irma is too serious to kid about in pastry form. In times of crisis, carbs can restore our faith in humanity—and ...
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A Black Man Taught Jack Daniels How To Distill Whiskey ...

The sordid history of Jack Daniels whiskey is something that the New York Times began exploring last year. Fawn Weaver was vacationing in Singapore when she first read about Nathan “Nearest” Green, a slave who taught the ...
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Drink Recipe with Gin: Black Gin Cocktail

Auckland bartender Madeleine Tate (Kindred) won the MIXLDN Global Bartender Competition with her cocktail, the Chimney Sweeper. The drink features a variety of elements from the film Mary Poppins. The hazy skies of London as the ...
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Drink Recipe with Gin : The Black 75 Made

This cocktail was inspired by the ghost of a bride rumored to haunt the Fairmont Hotel. Even the dead deserve a drink. Servings: 1 Ingredients 2 sweet blackberries 1.5 oz. Plymouth Gin .5 oz. fresh ...
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Scientists are calling the way Americans drink ‘a public health ...

High-risk drinking rose about 30% between 2001-2002 and 2012-2013. Heavy drinking can cause high blood pressure, heart problems, stroke, cancer and infections, and liver problems. These biggest increases were seen among women, older adults, minority groups, ...
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Oprah-Branded Mashed Potatoes, Soups and Side Dishes to Hit Supermarkets

Oprah Winfrey is headed to the supermarket aisle with her own line of refrigerated soups and side dishes. The media mogul teamed up with food giant Kraft Heinz Co. to launch the line after creating ...