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E. Coli

  1. Mediavore
    Mutant E. Coli Attacks Europe; Keep Gramps Out of The Four LokoThe rogue strain of bacteria is found to have aggressive genes. Scary!
  2. Mediavore
    E. Coli Outbreak Kills Fourteen in Europe; Food Prices Trouble VenezuelaPoor citizens of the South American nation are spending half of their salaries on food.
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    Violence Outside a Feltonville Club Leaves One Man in Critical Condition; E.Plus: Chinese argue whether dogs are better as pets or food; and Venezuelans spend nearly half their incomes on food; all in our morning news roundup.
  4. Mediavore
    Red Bull Thievery Culminates in Car Chase; Chinese Debate Merits of Dogs as FoodPlus E. coli-ridden veggies and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  5. Mediavore
    E. Coli Scare Prompts Recall of 23,000 Pounds of Lebanon Bologna; ObsessivePlus: Japan worries that its water and fish are radioactive; and Temple University receives grants to fight obesity among low-income preschoolers, all in our morning news roundup.
  6. Mediavore
    E. Coli Scare Shuts Down Schools in NJ; Atlantic City’s Visitors Are SpendingPlus a new study says alcohol is more dangerous than crack and heroin, and North Korea’s new leader, Kim Jong-un, is “chubby,” all in our morning news roundup.
  7. Mediavore
    Paris Hilton Involved In Boa Hit-And-Run This Morning; Adam Richman’s FeelingsThe hotel’s heiress’s boyfriend returned to the scene of the crime later without her.
  8. Mediavore
    Carcinogens Linked to Tomato-Based Marinades; One in Seven Home Kitchens Won’tPlus diver discover a drinkable 200-year-old bottle of beer in the Baltic sea, and ground beef recall sparks debate on how to keep E. Coli out of meat, all in our morning news roundup.
  9. Mediavore
    Restaurateurs Protest Health Insurance; City Wants Suede ClosedPlus: French food for less, the truth about Activia, and more in our morning news roundup.
  10. Mediavore
    Woman Shot at Ginger Grass; Ron Jeremy Lands on Food T.V.A porn star shoots food porn and a purse-snatching at a Silver Lake restaurant leaves three victims injured.
  11. Mediavore
    Fulton Fish Market’s Next Chapter; Activia Just Like Regular YogurtPlus: stopping whale-meat sushi via DNA databases, and French food for less, all in our morning news roundup.
  12. Mediavore
    Real Housewife Writes a Cookbook; Arcadia Developer on Hunger StrikeTeresa Giudice is set to release Skinny Italian, while Henry Nunez hasn’t eaten for ten days of protest.
  13. Mediavore
    Mariah Carey Leaps Into Wine Business; Gordon Ramsay Set to Start TweetingThe singer is releasing a rose and television’s most fiery chef plans to go viral.
  14. Mediavore
    Twilight Actors Ripped Off At Burger King; Domino’s Is Done withBurger King has a rash of robberies and MTV loses a big sponsor for a racy show.
  15. Mediavore
    Meals Taxes on the Rise; Slim Fast RecalledPlus: fish’s DNA barcode, and an E. coli suit, all in our morning news roundup.
  16. Mediavore
    Food Pantries Run Low; a Genetic Barcode for FishPlus: recalls of Slim Fast and chicken broth, and a backlash against emu-flavored potato chips, all in our morning news roundup.
  17. Mediavore
    Gordon Ramsay’s The F-Word Flops; Nestle Says ‘Sorry’ For Pumpkin PieThe outlook is bleak for pumpkin pie and a celeb chef’s latest television show.
  18. Mediavore
    The NRA May or May Not Leave Town; Enforcing E. Coli TestingPlus: Flooding leads to Eggo shortage and Gordon Ramsay’s flagging ratings, all in our morning news roundup.
  19. Mediavore
    New Bill Would Mandate E. Coli Testing; Is Salt Reduction the Next Health Trend?Plus: Gordon Ramsay stumbles, and Ruth West passes, all in our morning news roundup.
  20. Mediavore
    Chefs for Deval (Or Not); New Bill Would Mandate E. coli TestingPlus: Gordon Ramsay falters, and sodium reduction could be the next big thing, all in our morning news roundup.
  21. Mediavore
    The French Chef Returns to WGBH; E. coli Lawsuit in BrocktonPlus: menus for sophisticated kids, and Illy’s American inroads, all in our morning news roundup.
  22. Beef Recall
    Major Recall of Beef Sold at PA and NJ SupermarketsTrader Joe’s and Acme both sold the allegedly contaminated meats
  23. Mediavore
    E. coli Death in New Hampshire; Houston Critic Drops AnonymityPlus: the return of “Man-O-Manischewitz!” and leftover Halloween candy, all in our morning news roundup.
  24. Mediavore
    A Street Food Ban in Sonoma?; Padma’s Perfect SundayPlus: a McDonald’s in the Louvre, and E. coli dangers, all in our morning news roundup.
  25. Mediavore
    Celebrating A Presidential Anniversary; McDonald’s Unflagging Olympic SupportPlus: a new restaurant for Hyde Park; Padma Lakshmi’s weekend activities.
  26. Mediavore
    It’s the Great Pumpkin, Topsfield State Fair; Padma’s Perfect SundayPlus: so much spinach, and a McDonald’s at the Louvre, all in our morning news roundup.
  27. Mediavore
    Chanterelle Sommelier Moves On; Padma’s Perfect SundayPlus: a new home for Chanterelle’s sommelier, and bankruptcy battles for Tavern on the Green, all in our morning news roundup.
  28. Mediavore
    Central Valley Receives Record Amount of Food Aid; Discovery of More PsyllidsCalifornia’s Central Valley is reeling under drought and recession, while the discovery of more Asian Citrus Psyllids has growers in a panic.
  29. Mediavore
    Silver Palate Author Dies at 66; Bottled Water in a Price WarCookbook author Sheila Lukins has died and bottled water is desperately trying to get back customers who switched to tap.
  30. Mediavore
    Boloco Grows; The Pleasures of Cheap WinePlus: calorie restriction for monkeys, and Nestle reopens, all in our morning news roundup.
  31. Mediavore
    The State of America’s Sweet Tooth Is Strong; FDA Okays VegetableThe Chinese warm up to the Snickers bar, the taste of calcium, and more in our daily news roundup.
  32. NewsFeed
    Whole Foods Faces a Whole New Image ProblemWhole Foods faces the E.coli music.
  33. Mediavore
    E. Coli Outbreak Compounds Food Fears; Ed Witt Opening 88 Bloomingdale Road inPlus: Franklin Park expands, the Aix Brasserie space gets a new tenant, and more, in our morning news digest.
  34. Mediavore
    Madman Runs Amok With BBQ Knives; Traci Des Jardins Overboard on ‘NextA madman grabbed knives from the Texas Smokehouse Barbecue and started slashing people in Murray Hill until he was gunned down. [NYP] Traci Des Jardins is the first one overboard at The Next Iron Chef. [Serious Eats] A lot of good restaurants have failed health inspections, leading to: “You’ll pay $90 for a prix-fixe meal complete with foie gras and lobster at celebrity chef David Bouley’s namesake restaurant — just watch out for eight-legged appetizers.” [NYP]
  35. Mediavore
    David Chang to Las Vegas? Marco Pierre White Slams Gordon Ramsay“I don’t believe in that whole superstar celebrity-chef thing,” David Chang says in an adoring Times profile. Side note: A Momofuku may indeed open in Las Vegas. [NYT] Related: The I Chang [NYM] At a book signing at Borders, Marco Pierre White responds to Gordon Ramsay’s admission that he stole White’s reservation book some years ago: “That just shows what kind of person Gordon is. He’s a liar, a thief, and a huckster.” [Serious Eats] Related: Batali, Bourdain, and Ramsay Mentor to Finally Take on America? [Grub Street] Which won’t get in the way of Ramsay’s selling the movie rights to his life story: “I’ve been approached by some amazing guys who see it as a kind of Billy Elliot–style film, only with chef’s whites instead of ballet shoes. The climax will be our young hero picking up his first Michelin star.” We’re already tearing up. [Digital Spy]
  36. Mediavore
    McNally Loves Balthazar and Maria Bello; Imus Types Prank Chinese RestaurantKeith McNally talks about Balthazar, where the breakfast service is “absurdly busy” and his last meal would be “on the navel of the actress Maria Bello.” [Mouthing Off/Food & Wine] More radio morons in hot water: CBS suspends Elvis and JV for pranking a Chinese restaurant, asking for “shrimp flied lice,” making dumb egg-roll jokes, and other old-time, racist vulgarities. [CBS News] Spain’s El Bulli named top restaurant in the world again. No. 2? The Fat Duck in London. It’s a proud day for molecular gastronomy. [CNN]
  37. Mediavore
    San Gennaro Still Hanging; Power to the Deliverymen!The San Gennaro festival is still facing serious opposition from the local community board, which recommends refusing it a permit. [NYT] The Chinese deliveryman revolution is spreading; it’s a legitimate movement driven by “sheer numbers and … some forceful advocacy groups.” [NYT] Related: The Heartening Backstory of the Deliveryman Rebellion One of the Gansevoort Hotel’s co-owners is found to have run a business with ties to a Russian assassin and gang leader. [NYP]
  38. Back of the House
    Foodies Fear Not Death; No Drinking and Riding?Number of E. coli victims doubles; Cali green onions probably to blame. [NYT] Long Island Railroad to curb bar-car pre-parties. [NYP] After deadly mêlée at the Greenmarket, foodies continue seeking out Fuji apples. [NYDN]
  39. NewsFeed
    Don’t Eat the Spinach! (Try These Greens Instead.)In a stunning rebuke to vegetarians everywhere, sinister germ E. coli, known for its frequent appearances in gnarly fast-food hamburgers, has appeared in spinach. The government has quarantined the nation’s supply, but demand hasn’t completely waned. Who besides Bluto (and possibly Wimpy) would be cheered by this crisis? From spanakopita to creamed spinach, it’s one vegetable everybody seems to love. And so we turn to “At the Greenmarket” writer Zoe Singer, who suggests the following replacements: