Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Vegetarians have better sex

At least that's what PETA suggests in their recent "too sexy for the Superbowl spot." In this publicity stunt, PETA "contend[s] that NBC allows ads for unhealthy junk food from the lies of KFC but won't allow ads encouraging, in PETA's opinion, a healthier lifestyle. NBC's response is that "the PETA spot submitted to Advertising Standards depicts a level of sexuality exceeding our standards,"

to see how vegetarians have fun, click here

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Obama Foodorama

There's an interesting new blog that has appeared in the wake of Obama's election that will follow "The Obama Foodorama, From Arugula To Waffles. With Ag Policy Commentary, Recipes & Chowbama Gossip." A Daily Diary of The Obama Foodscape, One Byte At A Time.

Check it out at obamafoodarama

Monday, January 05, 2009

Crown Jewel

Days after the recent attacks in Mumbai, which heightened tensions between India and Pakistan, I found myself in Shahi Kitchen, an Indian-Pakistani-Bengali restaurant in a former Aunt Sarah’s Pancake House on West Broad Street. Only vestiges of its previous incarnation remain, and certainly the intense smells and tastes that permeate the air and assault the senses leave no doubt that you’ve entered another world. The syrup has become chutney, and the griddle a tandoor oven.For more about Shahi Kitchen, pick up the latest issue of Style Weekly, or click here to take the plunge.