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  1. meat lovers supreme
    German Politician Takes Stand Against Using Meat Names for Vegetarian FoodsNo more kohlrabi schnitzel for you!
  2. Plating Fails
    Fancy Restaurant in Germany Now Sprinkles Dessert Onto a Flip-FlopNothing like ending your meal by scraping crumbs off a sandal.
  3. Hate Speech
    Restaurant’s Hitler Discount Backfires SpectacularlyA group hijacked a Führer birthday special so it “involuntarily” supported anti-Nazi causes.
  4. News You Can Booze
    Popular German Beers Found to Contain Just a Little Bit of HerbicideSo much for that German Beer Purity Law.
  5. Bans
    A German City Banned Single-Serve Coffee Pods Because They’re So WastefulHamburg has outlawed the pods in all government buildings.
  6. The Chain Gang
    McDonald’s Just Unveiled Its First Organic BurgerThe McB has arrived in Germany.
  7. Bans
    Russia’s Food Destruction Is Totally Out of ControlThe government just torched 1.5 tons of food that belonged to a BMW racing team.
  8. PR Nightmares
    Oops! A QR Code on Heinz Ketchup Bottles Directed People to a Porn SiteDoes this qualify as NSFBBQ?
  9. News You Can Booze
    Did Obama Really Order a Nonalcoholic Beer?The facts surrounding this important question are murky.
  10. Drinking on the Job
    Germany Plans to Pay Street-Cleaning Alcoholics With BeerIt comes with a shot of addiction counseling, on the bright side.
  11. Crime Scenes
    Japanese Chef Killed in Germany Over Apparent Noodle DisputeGerman police are seeking two suspects who may have committed murder after refusing to pay for their meal.
  12. Art Bites
    Who Will Embrace Edible Spray-Paint?The results range from cool to scary.
  13. Mediavore
    Jerry Brown Frees Food Stamps From Finger Print Scans; The Five Best IPAsThe Governor eradicates some of the tougher requirements for food stamp users.
  14. Mediavore
    What Was Served at The Kardashian Wedding; Joe Biden Popularizes Pig IntestineWolfgang Puck catered the indulgent affair in Santa Barbara.
  15. Mediavore
    Refrigerators Learn How To Use Twitter; Live Turtles Smuggled in Snack BoxesYour fridge is about to get better with technology than most seniors, while a strange discovery is made at LAX customs.
  16. Mediavore
    NOW Targets Hooters; Angelina Jolie Loves Spanish FoodThe National Organization for Women wants to protect children from booty shorts, while we pray the Hollywood Star doesn’t go on the road with Mario Batali.
  17. Mediavore
    Study: Even With Soda Tax Kids Will Be Fat; Germany Pledges Millions to BattlePlus windowsill gardening could be a boon to fresh food-deprived urban areas, and Angelina Jolie digs Spanish food, all in our morning news roundup.
  18. Cupmudgeonism
    New York’s Neighborhoods, in Cupcake FormMcDonald’s Germany launches a series of NYC-themed cupcakes.
  19. Mediavore
    Emeril Lagasse to Host Talk Show; Hot Sauce Stunt Lands Teens in HospitalA celeb chef ditches the pan for a microphone and ten teens drink a spicy solution 200 times hotter than Tabasco.
  20. Mediavore
    Kate Moss’ Skinny Speech Draws Fire; Movie Popcorn Packs In CaloriesA Kate Moss quote lands her in trouble, while movie popcorn is found to have a smany calories as three McDonald’s burgers.
  21. Lists
    Finding Bites Of Germany In Unexpected PlacesA German journalist looks for pieces of home throughout Chicago.
  22. Dinners
    Culver Hotel Pairs Global Comfort Food and Beer for Oktoberfest DinnerThe Culver Hotel offers a global beer-pairing dinner through October.
  23. What to Drink
    Underberg Makes the Bar Scene, But What About Bananaweizen?Isn’t this like eating Cracker Jack without the toy surprise?
  24. Badvertising
    New Guss’ Ad Is Nothing Short of Pickle PornThe Lower East Side institution gets pervy with pickles.
  25. Mediavore
    Dole Food Co. Seeks Cash Infusion; Megan Fox Recommends CannibalismDole Food files for an IPO while Megan Fox does her best Jonathan Swift impression.
  26. Mediavore
    Pineapples Go Public; Chains Get DesperatePlus: whiskey sales are on the rise; currywurst gets its own museum
  27. Mediavore
    Germany Bans GM Corn; Anheuser-Busch Looking at New YorkPlus: Marco Pierre White goes cruising and more, all in our morning news roundup.