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  • Spam Musubi

    For Obamaphiles and sushi lovers who’ve read Bottomfeeder: spam sushi! A pool report yesterday noted that our president-elect ordered two pieces of sushi musubi during his golf-outing in Hawaii. Apparently, it’s made with fried egg and a piece of Spam and is something of a local delicacy. It’s kind of surprising that Mr. Arugula is down with the Spam, but whatever it takes to get that six-pack, I support. Read More ›

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  • Monofoodists

    Strange tales from the U.K. of people surviving while eating only one thing for years. Keith Sorrell claims to have eaten just Mars Bars for 17 years; Faye Campbell says she’s subsisted mostly on French fries (aka chips) for the last decade. Monofoodism: the new monochromatism. Read More ›

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  • Pot-Flavored Candy

    A Georgia senator named Doug Stoner wants to ban the sale of marijuana-flavored candy. It’s hard to say we’re going to miss a product that we never even knew existed. But now that we know it does, where can we get some?? Read More ›

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  • Chocolate Wine

    Michelin-starred techno-chef Heston Blumenthal OBE wins an award for splicing together grapes and cocoa beans to create chocolate wine. A way to damage your liver and get diabetes at the same time! Get the recipe here. Read More ›

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  • Placenta 10000

    How do Japanese women manage to look so good? Easy! By drinking pig placenta! As part of the FOSHU movement (Food For Specific Health Use), drinking Placenta 10000 Jelly Drink is said to rejuvenate one’s energy and approve appearance. Fair enough, but if we’re going to drink pig, it had better get us tipsy, too. Read More ›

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  • Penis Restaurant

    An eatery in China that specializes in preparing penis and testicles. The Guo-li-zhuang restaurant in Beijing serves yak, buffalo, dog, goat and deer penis, among other specialties. Yum! By which we mean: We wish we could un-know this. Read More ›

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  • Donut Muffins

    Two great tastes that go great together. The technical definition of a donut muffin is somewhat tricky: There’s no frying involved, but usually plenty of butter and sugar. They exist in that grey “third realm” of the baked good world. Read More ›

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  • Asian Pizza

    Cheese and shrimp stuffed crusts, mayo, cream cheese and corn are some of the delightful combinations awaiting you on pizza combinations from Korea to Hong Kong. Like our own recent personal obsession with Popeye’s Fried Chicken (and bicuits!), this is both repellent and alluring. Read More ›

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  • Cheeseburger In A Can

    The title sort of tells you everything you need to know. We can only hope this canned cheeseburger - it’s real; brought to you by the Swiss outdoor goods maker Katadyn - is only the tip of the iceberg in terms of new canned foods. Canned pizza is something we can all get behind. Read More ›

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