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  1. stunts
    How the Kraft Mac and Cheese Ice Cream WonAmerica wasn’t ready to love it, but in the end, we didn’t stand a chance.
  2. lawsuits
    Judge Throws Out Dozens of Lawsuits About the Wood Pulp in ParmesanHe said reasonable people assume cheese that’s “unrefrigerated for an extended period of time” contains additives.
  3. marketing gimmicks
    Even Tweens Think Jell-O Is Too Fake to EatKraft claims kids were demanding an “all-natural” line of the gelatin.
  4. Recalls
    Oscar Mayer Just Recalled 2 Million Pounds of Turkey BaconThe company is concerned that some of the alt-bacon may have been “adulterated.”
  5. Recalls
    Kraft Recalls ‘Cheese’ Over Choking ConcernsIts packaging film might be a little too adhesive.
  6. Health
    Kraft Macaroni and Cheese Goes Au NaturelNo more synthetic colors.
  7. Drama
    Feds Accuse Kraft of Manipulating Wheat PricesThe company allegedly pocketed $5.4 million.
  8. Mergers
    Kraft and Heinz Will Merge to Make One Giant $40 Billion Food CompanyIt will create the world’s fifth-largest food company.
  9. Food Safety
    Kraft Issues a Massive Macaroni and Cheese Recall After Finding Metal ShardsNo reported injuries so far, but better to play it safe.
  10. Shrugs and Kisses
    Hershey’s 8 Percent Price Hike Ushers in Sad New Era of Candy BarsCompany cites killer costs of cocoa, nuts, and dairy.
  11. Health Concerns
    Your Dairy Products Could Be Full of Nano-Metals“Microscopic pieces of metal” are yet another reason to avoid Kraft American Cheese singles.
  12. Curd Is The Word
    Kraft Recalls 1.2 Million Cases of Cottage CheeseThe company warns of premature spoilage and possible illness.
  13. The Heat Is On
    Kraft Tries Hacking Your Endorphin Levels to Sell More Mac ’n’It’s all going to be over as soon as Betty Crocker discovers ghost chiles.
  14. Big Cheese
    Kraft Removes Artificial Preservatives From SinglesYour grilled cheeses are safe.
  15. Cheesy Battles
    Kraft Wins ‘Cracker Barrel’ Name in Court — for NowWill the real Cracker Barrel please roll over?
  16. Trouble Brewing
    Starbucks Owes Kraft $2.75 BillionStarbucks has had better days.
  17. Sunset Yellow FCF
    Kraft Removing Artificial Dyes From Mac and CheeseBut don’t worry: It’s still cheesy after all these years.
  18. Video Feed
    New Kraft Commercial Eerily Depicts Everything Wrong About Food TVGet your shit together, indeed.
  19. Rude
    Food Companies Tricking Customers by Making Processed Products Look More NaturalNo more perfectly square burger patties.
  20. Crime Scenes
    Rotten Tomato Kingpin Gets Six Years In The SlammerScott Frederick Salyer’s widespread scams boosted his profits while embroiling companies like Frito-Lay and Kraft in his downfall.
  21. Crime Scenes
    Crooked Tomato Kingpin Pleads GuiltyFrederick Scott Salyer faces up to twenty years for running a scheme that involved players from Kraft and Frito-Lay.
  22. Mediavore
    Junk Food at Home Makes Kids Fat; Kraft Cuts JobsYoung folks are more likely to binge at home than at school.
  23. Beefs
    Wiener War Ends in TruceWe kind of wished this would have gone on for years.
  24. Beefs
    The Wiener War to End All Wiener WarsThe battle between Oscar Mayer and Ball Park could get ugly.
  25. WTF
    Kraft Blames Americans for Not Eating EnoughKraft looks elsewhere for growth.
  26. Mediavore
    Developers Plan to Turn the Legendary Blue Horizon Into a Hotel and Restaurant;Plus: Restaurateurs discover the importance of music; and a deadly salmonella outbreak spurs a recall of 36 million pounds of ground turkey, all in our morning news roundup.
  27. Gone Green
    Triscuits Bringing Urban Farms to L.A. and ChicagoKraft’s efforts seem designed to highlight the fact that Triscuits, unlike its Kool-Aid, Oreo Fudge Cremes, or Velveeta, is actually made out of whole grains.
  28. Mediavore
    USDA Faces Off With Zombie Jerky ; Britney Spears Revisits Her Hometown BurgerLabeling your product “mutagen-free” apparently makes it harder to get approval from regulators.
  29. Mediavore
    Lady Gaga Performs With Food Poisoning; Groupon Pulls Superbowl AdLady Gaga explains, “I don’t want them to think I am human, let alone drunk.”
  30. Mediavore
    Line-Wrangling at Shake Shack; Lady Gaga’s Food-Poisoning BoutPlus: Kraft feels the food-inflation pinch, foot-and-mouth hits North Korea, and more, in our morning news roundup.
  31. Mediavore
    Doritos Gets Sacrilicious; Ghost Peppers Materialize in Santa MonicaThe chips-makers have a controversial new ad that’s angering Christians and spice-lovers get a new challenge.
  32. Marketing Gimmicks
    FYI: Wheat Thins Are Snacks, Not CrackersKraft is re-branding its crackers.
  33. Mediavore
    McDonald’s Database Gets Hacked; President Obama Approves Child Nutrition BillCyber-villains now have access to customer’s birth dates, while the nation takes a stride against childhood obesity.
  34. Mediavore
    Mozza Pigs Out; Janet Jackson Barbie Auctioned For Project Angel FoodThe Hollywood Italian favorite is holding dinners featuring whole hogs, while sadly, the Barbie Doll does not come from the singer’s Rhythm Nation phase.
  35. Mediavore
    Fish Tacos Doing Swimmingly; Teen Throws Food at Boston Market CashierPlus: contaminated mushrooms in China, new guidelines for food allergies, and more, in our morning news roundup.
  36. Marketing Gimmicks
    A Giant Noodle Hits The Santa Monica PierKraft comes to Santa Monica as part of a national tour.
  37. Mediavore
    Burger King Cooks up a Pizza-Flavored Hamburger; Springfield, Utah Bans ChainBurger King’s Whopper Bar will soon introduce a giant hamburger shaped and flavored like a pizza, which will serve six.
  38. Mediavore
    The Bazaar and Katsuya Expanding to South Beach; Tacos Don Jorge Recalls ItsWhile Jose Andres and Katsuya Uechi will replicate in Miami, Jorge Portillo is happy to be off of four wheels.
  39. Mediavore
    Seafood Sourcing on Diners’ Minds; Police Draw Guns at Venice’s RawsomeSeafood restaurants are peppered with questions about food origins, while raw milk brings out police weapons.
  40. Mediavore
    Wrigley Gets Noodle Art; Organic Food Hits the School Lunch RoomPlus: Campbell’s Soup recalls Spaghetti O’s with meatballs, Top Chef’s ratings go down, and a man wins $25,000 for beer pong.
  41. Mediavore
    In-N-Out Branches Out to Texas; Co-Eds Eye More Effective Vodka Drinking MethodL.A.’s favorite burger goes eastward while college kids are acting really stupid even before they’re drunk.
  42. Mediavore
    In-N-Out Expands to Texas; College Kids Invent New Way to Get DrunkPlus: Kraft aims advertising at adults and Cold Stone’s shakes pack caloric punch.
  43. Mediavore
    When Michelle Obama Speaks, Kraft Listens; Is Portland the Food Truck Capital?Major food companies make changes with inspiration from Michelle Obama and an Oregon city might have L.A. beat on food trucks.
  44. 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.
  45. Mediavore
    Asian Carp to be Sold as ‘Silverfin’; Kraft to Buy CadburyPlus: Britain bans drinking games, and Mariah Carey launches a champagne, all in our morning news roundup.
  46. Mediavore
    Kraft Inks Deal for Cadbury; Starbucks Raises PricesPlus: Britain bans drinking games, all in our morning news roundup.
  47. Mediavore
    Kraft Buys Cadbury; Kennedy’s Midtown Damaged in FirePlus: Long Wharf restaurant moves forward, and a possible striped bass ban, all in our morning news roundup.
  48. Mediavore
    New Yorkers for Hershey; Gordon Ramsay Visits IndiaPlus: Seattle’s Best Coffee in stores and Oscar Mayer’s new ad campaign, all in our morning news roundup.
  49. Mediavore
    Riverside’s Tap Water Named Second Worst; A Real Housewife Works onRiverside has a reason to worry at the tap and Teresa Giudice has a new project.
  50. Mediavore
    Orlando Bloom Sheds Soaked Clothes in Vegas; Sun-Maid Raisin Girl Gets APeople are angry over the Sun Maid Raisin girl’s new look and California recycling programs are threatened by money worries.
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