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Hong Kong

  1. the chain gang
    Twitter Suspends Fake McDonald’s Account That Conned People for 9 MonthsIt even fooled @McDonaldsCorp — until it started tweeting about suicide.
  2. empire building
    Shake Shack Sets Its Sights on ChinaThe company will open its first Hong Kong location next year.
  3. One of New York’s Most Popular Bars Is Now Open in Hong Kong — Staff IncludedEmployees Only co-founder Igor Hadzismajlovic has opened two new locations of the iconic West Village cocktail bar.
  4. excess
    Here’s What a $22 Strawberry Looks LikeHint: a lot like other strawberries.
  5. The Chain Gang
    This Fried-Chicken Okonomiyaki Is the Kind of Fast Food America NeedsToo bad the bonito-topped drumsticks are only available in Hong Kong.
  6. Pranks
    Experiment Shows a ‘Chef’ Can Trick People Into Eating Bad FoodA good story can apparently hide a mountain of bouillon powder.
  7. Tie-Ins
    There’s an Official Hello Kitty Dim Sum Restaurant Opening in Hong KongBrace yourself for the cutest dim sum ever.
  8. Tough Bosses
    This Michelin-Starred Restaurant Fines Its Employees for YawningStretching and swearing also make the list of 23 prohibited things.
  9. Empire Building
    Carbone Will Open in Hong Kong Next MonthThe restaurant opens mid-August.
  10. Expansions
    Gordon Ramsay Will Open Hong Kong RestaurantHe’ll open near Jamie Oliver’s new place.
  11. Empire Building
    Jamie Oliver Opening Hong Kong Outpost of Jamie’s Italian“It’s going to be incredible,” naturally.
  12. Scotch Eggs
    The NoMad Will Serve Snacks From Hong Kong Restaurant YardbirdYou’ll have until the end of the year to try the snacks.
  13. Toro
    Chef Jamie Bissonnette Can Really EatWe’d hang out with this guy any time.
  14. Mediavore
    New Health Benefits Found in Curries; Freebird’s Flying to The MidwestTurns out the Indian mainstays are pros when it come to lowering blood triglyceride levels.
  15. Mediavore
    Justin Bieber Plays With His Dinner in London; Grant Achatz On TheThe petulant star acts up at La Porte Des Indes and a sous vide machine becomes available for the home chef, winning approval from the Alinea chef.
  16. Mediavore
    Scammers Try to Con Restaurants; A Sulking Gordon Ramsay Retreats to The StatesFake health inspectors try to get at private information, while Gordo leaves England following the firing of his father-in-law.
  17. Mediavore
    Moby Plays Vegan Book Editor; Cafe Pierre Obtains Rare Becker Farms HogA music star turns literary and a Manhattan Beach legend serves acorn-fed pork.
  18. Mediavore
    Seinfeld Star Shills for Jenny Craig; $177,000 Tuna Protested in HongJason Alexander becomes a Jenny Craig model and a record-breaking tuna is boycotted.
  19. Mediavore
    Jay-Z Sues a Tea House; Mark Peel Will Serve Ball GagsAn Alabama tea shop has beef with a Brooklyn rapper and Mark Peel’s Tar Pit flirts with S&M.
  20. Mediavore
    Long Trail Grows; Rum on the RisePlus: more bars get brunch, and McDonald’s president steps down, all in our morning news roundup.
  21. Openings
    Now Open In Chinatown: Sweet StationA “Hong-Kong-style” restaurant opens on South China Place