| Sep 2, 2010
An art experiment in which photographs of McDonald's food was shown to not decay over the course of a year started some who enjoy the occasional Big Mac or golden fries.
New York photographer Sally Davies left a McDonald's cheeseburger happy meal,...
| Feb 13, 2011
| 7:23 AM
These days, school cafeteria workers have taken on the additional role of food cheerleaders, trying to turn on picky eaters to fruits and vegetables like kiwi and cauliflower.
These days, school cafeteria workers have taken on the additional role of...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 1:07 PM
Almost anyone engaged in the battle of the bulging midsection knows that French fries are not their friends. But the real shocker in the study of long-term weight gain that came out of Harvard this week was that eating too many spuds of any kind —...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 6:33 PM
Backstory: My parents reluctantly left me at home while they went to a relative’s funeral in Ohio because I was after all, 13, and mostly because I had a major test at school that day. They gave me a list of chores to get finished before they came...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 4:43 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Parents seeking healthier restaurant meals for their kids can start to look beyond chicken nuggets and macaroni-and-cheese.
At least 19 large restaurant chains — including Burger King, Chili's, IHOP and Friendly's —...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 12:05 PM
Well, where else would you celebrate National French Fries Day but on the Ocean City boardwalk, shoving down handfuls of Thrashers fries. (Don't forget the vinegar!) I guess you could go to Belgium, where the idea of cooking potatoes in oil is believed to...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 7:55 PM
Happy Nationl French Fry Day!
Yep, today we celebrate the deliciousness of the fried potato and no matter how you slice them or eat them, we Americans love our fries.
In fact, the average American eats about 29 lbs. of fries annually. Damn, that's...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 1:22 PM
Rainbow Toad Rediscovered, Photographed for First Time
A colorful, toxic toad that was last seen 87 years ago—and never photographed—has been rediscovered in the jungles of Southeast Asia.
Called the Sambas stream toad or Bornean rainbow...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 10:40 AM
"No, I won't condemn anyone for putting ketchup on a hot dog. This is the land of the free. And if someone wants to put ketchup on a hot dog and actually eat the awful thing, that is their right. It is also their right to put mayo or chocolate syrup or...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 3:41 PM
I’m not sure I knew what Peruvian food was until my husband took me to Mamitas Peruvian restaurant in Glendale about five years ago. One taste of their spicy green chili sauce and tasty entrees and I was hooked.
The modest setting of the...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 3:51 PM
She’s played in indie horror films, in plenty of tough girl roles, and with multiple theater groups, and she recently “signed a contract in blood” (her words!) with the Baltimore Rock Opera Society. Julia Pickens, 27, has been acting...