Food & Drink

  • Gintern: Get Paid to Travel Through Europe and Drink Gin

    Gintern: Get Paid to Travel Through Europe and Drink Gin

    Everybody has a different dream job, but a new opportunity from a new gin and tonic subscription service called ILoveGin casts a pretty wide net. Become a gintern, as the position is known, and you’ll travel through Europe, drink gin, and presumably report on your findings in some capacity as well. The downside to being […]

  • NEAT Glass: Optimize Your Liquor

    NEAT Glass: Optimize Your Liquor

    True liquor aficionados (otherwise known in some circles as “alcoholics”) know that it’s not just what you’re drinking that counts, but how you’re drinking it that can make the difference between a one-of-a-kind alcohol experience and just another bender. The NEAT Glass is a drinking glass that’s scientifically engineered to optimize everything you drink out […]

  • Krispy Kreme Reese’s Peanut Butter Donuts Released in Australia

    Krispy Kreme Reese’s Peanut Butter Donuts Released in Australia

    With a potential Trump presidency looming over the horizon, more and more people are wondering if it’s possible for them to move from the United States to Australia. But now there is a nice, uncontroversial, and bipartisan reason for people all over the world to do the same thing—Krispy Kreme Reese’s Peanut Butter Donuts. Of […]

  • KFC Extra Crispy Sunscreen (Video)

    KFC Extra Crispy Sunscreen (Video)

    KFC‘s increasingly bizarre advertising campaign has reached delirious new heights/lows with the unveiling of KFC Extra Crispy Sunscreen, a product they insist is both real and inedible. And to make things even better/worse, they’ve enlisted yet another celebrity to embody Colonel Sanders for this particular promotion: Famous tan man George Hamilton. KFC Extra Crispy Sunscreen […]

  • Pokémon Cheeseburgers From Sydney’s Down-N-Out

    Pokémon Cheeseburgers From Sydney’s Down-N-Out

    If all this Pokémon GO talk has you craving some Pokémon, or if you just want to bring the sport of Pokémon hunting back to a time when our proud ancestors hunted in order to feed themselves and their families, a burger joint in Sydney, Australia called Down-N-Out has a new line of Pokémon cheeseburgers just for […]

  • Swedish Fish Oreo: The Latest Oreo Flavor Experiment

    Swedish Fish Oreo: The Latest Oreo Flavor Experiment

    The people at Nabisco are clearly entering their Sgt. Pepper’s phase, doing all kinds of crazy experiments in the name of innovation and getting viral attention online, not necessarily in that order. The latest fruit of that particular phenomenon is far crazier than any specialty Oreos from the recent past, for reasons that should be […]

  • Soylent Coffiest: Your Morning Coffee and Breakfast in One Bottle

    Soylent Coffiest: Your Morning Coffee and Breakfast in One Bottle

    I am on record as being somewhat skeptical towards Soylent, the food brand that seeks to provide complete nutritional meals in single packages, mostly because of the name. But even I have to admit that Soylent Coffiest sounds like a good idea. Basically, the idea behind Soylent Coffiest is that an entire nutritionally balanced breakfast […]

  • Pizza ATM: World’s First Now Open for Business on Xavier University Campus

    Pizza ATM: World’s First Now Open for Business on Xavier University Campus

    When you think about it, the ATM is one of the most influential inventions of the last 50 years.  Everything from Redbox to Burritobox to Amazon Lockers have some Automated Teller DNA in their metaphorical bloodstreams. But there’s only one ATM in the world that serves pizza rather than cash, and the world’s only Pizza ATM […]

  • Matthew McConaughey is Wild Turkey’s New Creative Director (Video)

    Matthew McConaughey is Wild Turkey’s New Creative Director (Video)

    I doubt anyone is foolhardy enough to try to predict what Matthew McConaughey will do next anymore, but in case anyone like that is still out there, his latest project is sure to have thrown a wrench into their brackets. That’s because he is now, of all things, the new creative director for Wild Turkey bourbon, […]

  • Whopperito: Burger King Unveils Whopper/Burrito Hybrid

    Whopperito: Burger King Unveils Whopper/Burrito Hybrid

    The systematic hybridization of fast food continues with the latest monstrosity unveiled by the mad geniuses at Burger King. It’s the Whopperito, which is essentially a Whopper that’s been stretched out and rolled up into a rough approximation of the burrito form. The Whopperito is stuffed with all of the main ingredients of the Whopper: […]