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letter of the law
Can Lab-Made Meat Be Considered Kosher or Halal?
Religious authorities aren’t quite sure how to handle a mass of cells.
Best of New York
The Absolute Best Halal-Cart Chicken and Rice in New York
A ranked list of those carts with name recognition that park at the same location all the time, by way of one representative dish: chicken over rice.
Cadbury Malaysia in Obvious Trouble for Pork-Tainted Chocolate
Warning: May contain trace amounts of pigs, for some reason
War on East Village Halal Cart Guy Continues Apace
The smell of his falafel cooking is making people feel sick, they say.
East Village Residents Declare War Against Halal Cart
Residents say he’s “devaluing our home and neighborhood.”
McDonald’s Lied About Selling Halal Food
It’ll cost the company $700,000 to settle allegations.
Glendale Man Catches Bear Raiding His Fridge; Javier Plascencia Coming to Town
The bear’s face was reportedly dripping with food, which makes the scary discovery kinda cute.
Erin Go Broke: Corned Beef Costs Skyrocket; America Wastes More Food Than Most
Plus: Feeding the homeless is now against the law; and the French are fed up with butchers selling Halal meat, all in our morning news roundup.
Where Kobe Bryant Ate in High School; Where to Get a Huizar Roll
Kobe makes a fast-break for the border, while Rudy Martinez still has a sushi roll dedicated to his political rival.
Use of Food Stamps in Philly Suburbs Grows; Global Rice Prices to Fall
Plus: Kissing can trigger food allergies; and China’s wheat crops are at risk, all in our morning news roundup.
Barq’s Root Beer Sues Coke; Campbell’s Protested Over New Halal Soup Line
Colossal Wawa Plans Meet Opposition in Conshohocken; Drunken Chester County Man
Plus halal-certified soups stir protests, and hotels get in on the rooftop vegetable garden craze, all in our morning news roundup.
Busta Rhymes Accused of Hurling Bottle at Mr. Chow; Kid Rock Pays For Waffle
Two rap performers are dealing with the aftermath of misbehaving in restaurants.
Will Ferrell Deemed ‘Useless’ in The Kitchen; Joe Biden Throws Hot Dogs Down
The comedian’s chili pot pie falls flat with peers, while the Vice President served wieners to U.S. soldiers on
The Colbert Report
First Look: Bab al Yemen, Where the Devout Can Enter Through a Backdoor
A rare Yemeni restaurant with curtained booths, so women can dine without being disturbed by rowdy men.
Whole Earth Meats Aims For Humane Halal
Qaid Hassan sells humanely raised Halal meats to Muslims.
Argentine Truck Will Bring ‘Empanada Paradise’ to Union Square
Plus, a foodie flea market you didn’t know about.
Indian Fare Finally Arrives in East Boston
And it’s halal to boot!
David Myers’ Friends Turned Off by Comme Ca Ruckus; Get a Call from Steve Young
A leading chef sound proofs his restaurant for pals and California plans to lead the way in bovine emission research.
Deep-Dish for the Troops; Pork Rinds Go National
Plus: the myth of kosher and halal superiority, and the dangers of bagged salad, all in our morning news roundup.
“The food’s good, but it’s more than just the food itself. You get to see hot girls.”