Last week, Burger King rolled out a clever smartphone-app promotion that steers anyone about to go to a McDonald’s to the nearest BK, where they can pick up a Whopper for the not-so-whopping price of one cent. But this killer deal proved deadly to one Los Angeles man’s wallet: KTRK-TV reports that when Boyce Harvey […]

Students at Ohio State University will have the opportunity to buy bacon out a vending machine during finals week. According to the AP, the vending machine was recently installed at the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences building on the Columbus campus and offers cooked bacon strips and bacon bits for $1. The Ohio […]

Next time you order off a touch screen at McDonald’s, be sure to wash your hands immediately afterward. Why? Because according to Metro, they’re covered in poop. Metro swabbed eight touch screens at eight McDonald’s in or near London, and all of them came back with traces of fecal contamination on them. “We were all […]

It’s OK to make friends with salad again. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has narrowed the warning they issued last week regarding romaine lettuce after concerns regarding a new strain of E. Coli linked with the leafy vegetable. The agency says they have linked to outbreak to the central coast of California and believes lettuce […]

With winter right around the corner, Post Grad Problems has taken it upon itself to rank the best and worst foods to get you through the coldest of seasons. Here they are, from first to worst: Chili in a bread bowl. Chili in a bread bowl is how the Lord apologizes for making winter exist. Every […]

For obvious reasons, there aren’t a whole lot of sweet treats based on Thanksgiving menu items (not counting desserts). But gravy candy is a real thing, people! And, according to Washington Post culture writer Maura Judkis, it’s “here to ruin your Thanksgiving.” She samples gravy candy in a video on The Post’s website, describing the […]

On Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention declared romaine lettuce “unsafe to eat in any form” due to “a particularly dangerous type of E. coli contamination,” reports The Washington Post. The CDC is advising Americans to go so far as to throw out any romaine they’ve already purchased, and has instructed restaurants and […]

On this day each year, people all across the country celebrate by going through the drive-thru, dining inside or ordering their fast food to go. Merriam-Webster dictionary first recognized the term “fast food” in 1951. Standard fast food menu items include hamburgers, fish, fried chicken, tacos, pizza, hot dogs, french fries, onion rings, breakfast sandwiches, coffee and […]

According to a new study published in Scientific Reports, people who are more sensitive to coffee’s bitter taste are liable to drink more of it. So how to account for this seemingly counterintuitive finding? Marylin Cornelis, assistant professor of preventative medicine at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine and one of the study’s authors, tells […]

Post Cereals is teaming up with Maynards Candy to release a brand new flavoured cereal – Sour Patch Kids! It will be sold exclusively at Walmart starting boxing Day, December 26th. But, by June of next year it should be available at all major retailers.



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