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Why Hong Kong Shouldn’t Rush Toward Independence – Huffington Post

Huffington PostHong Kong, my favorite city, sends the opposite message. Its restaurants are run with precision, and it boasts some of the world’s best hotels. Surely any city that can look after visitors so superbly should have nothing to worry about, except, perhaps …Hong Kong opens the door to ChinaTallahassee.comCabrera Bello takes Hong Kong leadESPNSingapore […]

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Poke restaurant beats culinary luminaries in Yelp list – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Poke restaurant beats culinary luminaries in Yelp listHonolulu Star-AdvertiserTwo Honolulu restaurants were in the top 20, including Sushi Izakaya Gaku at No. 11 and 18th-ranked Ono Seafood at 747 Kapahulu Ave. (not to be confused with Ono Hawaiian Food at 726 Kapahulu). Other Hawaii restaurants among the Top 100 are Opal … and more …read […]

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Michael O’Neill: ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ deserves its Oscars 2014 accolades – Zap2it.com (blog)

Zap2it.com (blog)Just before that season premiere, during Sunday’s (March 2) Oscars, O’Neill will be rooting for “Dallas Buyers Club,” in which he portrays a Food and Drug Administration official who opposes AIDS patient Ron Woodroof’s (Matthew McConaughey) use of a …Bob And Linda Read Internet Movie Reviews, Part Seven: Dallas Buyers ClubNPR (blog)Adam Dunn invited […]

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seattle

$15 minimum wage campaign targets Seattle fast-food chains – KOMO News

$15 minimum wage campaign targets Seattle fast-food chainsKOMO NewsSEATTLE – Protesters targeted 25 fast-food burger restaurants Thursday in their “boycott McPoverty” campaign for a $15 minimum wage in Seattle, urging customers not to patronize chains that pay low wages. The protesters included workers at local fast …‘McPoverty’ protests across Seattle seek $15 minimum wageMyNorthwest.com‘McPoverty’ Protesters […]

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San Francisco

On-Demand Food Startup SpoonRocket Brings Its $6 Meals To San Francisco – TechCrunch

On-Demand Food Startup SpoonRocket Brings Its $6 Meals To San FranciscoTechCrunchSpoonRocket, the Y Combinator-backed startup that hopes to provide healthy, fast, and cheap meals to hungry customers, is now available in San Francisco. Or at least, part of San Francisco, for a few hours a day. The startup launched last summer in the … …read […]

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Watch nearly invincible crazy ant dominate fire ant by neutralizing its venom … – Science Recorder

Science RecorderWatch nearly invincible crazy ant dominate fire ant by neutralizing its venom [VIDEO]. The researchers believe this newly found detoxification process is the result of an ancient evolutionary arms race between fire ants and crazy ants. Watch nearly invincible …Crazy Ants Detoxifies Fire Ants Poison To Compete For Food: StudyThe AlmagestCrazy ant in chemical […]

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NFL

San Francisco, Seattle Mayors Bet On Food, Charity For NFC Championship … – CBS Local

CBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Either San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee or Seattle Mayor Edward Murray will be shipping local food delicacies to the other after Sunday’s NFC Championship game between the 49ers and Seahawks. The traditional mayoral bet …Mayor Lee makes bet on 49ers-Seahawks gameKGO-TV all 25 news articles …read more Source: NFL […]

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Fighting continues in S Sudan despite cease-fire – Washington Post

Washington PostKAMPALA, Uganda — A spokesman for South Sudan’s military says fighting continues in the oil-producing Unity state despite ongoing efforts by regional leaders to get both sides to agree to an immediate cease-fire. Military spokesman Col. Philip Aguer said …South Sudan rebels wary of truceBBC NewsCeasefire hope for South Sudan ?euronewsSouth Sudan Unrest Sees […]

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Taste of The NFL at Blackhawk Country Club, Danville, CA, Sunday

The press release below announces Taste of The NFL at Blackhawk Country Club, Danville, CA, Sunday. Sip, Taste and Tailgate Like a Pro An of afternoon of football and food & wine tastings on September 29th 2013 at 12:30PM WHO: 350 Bay Area high-income sports and food enthusiasts, with older-scaling demographic 30+ in age WHAT: […]

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News politics

Centerplate And Teamsters Reach Labor Agreement In San Francisco

Centerplate, one of the largest hospitality and concession companies in North America, and San Francisco‚Äôs Teamsters Local 853 recently announced the ratification of a collective bargaining agreement for 200 retail and food service employees working at AT&T Park, Candlestick, and the Cow Palace. The agreement, which extends through March 31, 2016, includes an immediate wage […]

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Paula Deen Racist N-Word Issue: On TODAY Show Time To Forgive – Give Food Network Show Back

Paula Deen, who’s show Food Network announced it was dropping effective when it’s contract ran out next month in the wake of revelations that she used the N-word more than once with people who worked for her and over the years, appeared on The TODAY Show with Matt Lauer Wednesday morning. This blogger felt sorry […]

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Paula Deen: Smithfield Foods, Like Food Network, Drops; Gets Facebook Bombed

Paula Deen has been dropped by the Smithfield Foods organization out of Virginia, and just three days from Food Network’s decision not to renew Ms. Deen’s contract with the television organization when it expires. Here’s the Zennie62 video explaining what happened: This is the simple statement that Smithfield Foods released: “Smithfield condemns the use of […]

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Paula Deen Update: Court Transcript, Son Keeps Food Network Show, Sambo Burger

UPDATE: Paula Deen Dropped By Smithfield Foods Paula Deen Update One. In this Paula Deen Update, reporting on the latest since The Food Network dropped her for using the N-word in working with her employees, the first real news is that there are over 260 comments and battles on this Zennie62 YouTube video-blog: And while […]

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Oakland

West Oakland Urban Farm and Park Groundbreaking Jan 31st

Just got this email from Oakland’s City Slicker Farms: Groundbreaking Ceremony for Innovative West Oakland Urban Farm and Park 1.4 Acre Farm and Park Will Provide Food and Community Resources as Vacant Industrial Lot Is Transformed into Nourishing Community Space On January 31, 2013, City Slicker Farms will present a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the […]