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…

Dog Food|About Wellness Dog Food Brand, Wellness Pet Food Brand #dogfood

Your dog or pet is as much a part of your family as your children, or for some of you, your dog or pet is, for all practical purposes, your…

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…

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…

Michael O'Neill: 'Dallas Buyers Club' deserves its <b>Oscars</b> 2014 <b>…</b>

By [email protected] 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…

McDonald’s Meets Moschino at Milan Fashion Week – TIME

TIMEShare. Read Later. Send to Kindle. FASHION-ITALY-MOSCHINO. Tiziana Fabi / AFP / Getty Images. A model presents a creation for fashion house Moschino as part of the Milan’s Women’s fashion…

London Food Bank Use Up By 400% In Two Years – Londonist

LondonistFood poverty is exacerbated in London, where a high cost of living and spiralling housing costs meet low wages and benefit caps. If anyone needs reminding why ‘all the poor…

$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…

Jennifer LeBarre leads the way in Oakland’s school lunch progress – Oakland Local

Oakland LocalOakland has been at the forefront of progressive food service since the Black Panthers started the Free Breakfast for Children program in 1969. That history is one reason the…

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…

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…

Crazy Ants Detoxifies Fire Ants Poison To Compete For Food: Study – The Almagest

The AlmagestIn a new study researchers have found the Rasberry crazy ants can also fight off its bitter rival, the fierce-stinging fire ants even though the poison of these are…

Coca-Cola Super Bowl ad stirs social media – News10.net

News10.netRecently, the company held a social marketing effort that allowed customers to give each other digital coke bottles with words written on them, but it backfired a bit because the…

Food marketers offer super samples before Super Bowl – USA TODAY

Food marketers offer super samples before Super BowlUSA TODAYNEW YORK – A bevy of big-name marketers are banking that the way to Super Bowl fans’ hearts — and wallets —…

49ers vs. Seahawks Predictions: How Seattle Will End San Francisco’s Run – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThe Seattle Seahawks will play host to the San Francisco 49ers in what has become the best rivalry in the NFL. After both teams battled it out and split…

Why stock bulls should cheer for the San Francisco 49ers – MarketWatch (blog)

MarketWatch (blog)If you’re a stock-market bull, you may want to pull for the San Francisco 49ers. The Super Bowl Indicator holds that any NFC team winning the Super Bowl is…

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…

Juice Ball 2014 Comic-Con theme benefits Kids’ Food Basket and Kitchen Sage – WZZM

WZZMJuice Ball 2014 Comic–Con theme benefits Kids’ Food Basket and Kitchen Sage. 8:11 AM, Jan 10, 2014 | comments

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…

‘X Factor’ crowns Season 3 champ – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThree final acts duked it out one last time Thursday night, vying to be named X Factor champ for Season 3 and to snag a $1 million recording contract…

Typhoon Haiyan Philippines Relief Efforts: Donate Here

Typhoon Haiyan has hit the Philippines so hard that the 500-mile-wide, 200 MPH winds storm has reportedly killed 10,000 people, and sent over 125,000 into shelters. The number of injured…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Paula Deen Racist N Word Use: Food Network Drops Deen

Paula Deen. When the Food Network celebrity chef thought it was no problem in making racist n-word fueled comments about every black person from kids to President Obama, she reportedly…

SF Carnival 2013: Girls, Food, Dancing, Dudes VideoBombing

SF Carnival 2013. It was its usual mix of girls, food, fun, dancing, and something new: dudes videobombing. I was all set to talk about how long the SF Carnival…

SWSX Kicks Off Today: The Hackathon for Social Good!

SWSX kicks off today, and runs between this Friday, March 8th, and March 17th, which just happens to be St. Patty’s Day. Thus, by that last day, there’s a good…

Dalya Food Products Makes Dude Sing At MacWorld #Video

www.youtube.com/watch?v=V8POhMZnb6E Seriously, this man loved Dalya Food Products so much, he bust out in song at MacWorld. It was hilarious!

West Oakland Urban Farm and Park Ground Breaking Ceremony, Oakland, Today, 1 PM

WOW! This is great news. If you recall from a past post, City Slicker Farms, one of Oakland’s great non-profits, is having a ground breaking of its planned and now…

Super Bowl XLVII Party At Lake Chalet, Beach Chalet, Park Chalet, Oakland, SF

Super Bowl XLVII is just five days away. If you’re in either San Francisco or Oakland and looking for a Super Bowl Party to attend, visit the Lake Chalet in…

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…

Dolphin Attacks, Bites Kid At Sea World; Dolphin Was Going For Food

Dolphins are animals who mean no harm and just want food, like the rest of us. So, it should come as no surprise at all that a dolphin would go…

If Pop-Up Food Trucks, Why Not Pop-Up Personal Training?

Pop-Up Foot Trucks are all the rage today, and some are (perhaps stupidly) referring to them as very much like tech startups. (And really for racial reasons: if the folks…