Suns Coach Gets Food Poisoning Downtown; Hulk Hogan Sues Post Foods

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• Phoenix Suns coach Alvin Gentry became ill after eating deep-fried avocados in Downtown L.A. and threw up during last night’s playoff game. Local Yelpers are now trying to locate the source while Reggie Bush is crying conspiracy. [USA Today]

• Hulk Hogan is suing Post Foods over a commercial for Coca Pebbles that depicts an animated character named “Hulk Boulder”, that looks much like him, being defeated in a wrestling match by Bam-Bam Rubble. [KABC]

• Yesterday LAPD arrested a 74-year-old man who, a week earlier, hit a valet outside of Koi, leaving the young man comatose before driving away. [WeHo News]

• Owners from Dollhouse Bake Shoppe and Milk will compete on Food network’s upcoming Cupcake Wars. [Perishable News]

• KFC’s “Unthink” campaign is slow to catch on with consumers, most of whom think the brand’s slogan is still “Finger lickin’ good.” [NRN]

• America’s yogurt market is growing exponentially, with thicker Greek and Icelandic yogurts as the latest trend. [AP]

• Mexico City has put its mostly overweight police force on a diet, dramatically cutting down portion sizes in its cafeterias. [NYT]

• A spate of high-end restaurants have recently opened in Cape Town, just in time for the World Cup. [WSJ]

• German hotel tycoon Dieter Bock choked to death on food at one of his own hotels. [Reuters]

Suns Coach Gets Food Poisoning Downtown; Hulk Hogan Sues Post Foods