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  1. the feeding tube
    Does the World Need a Great British Bake Off Rival Show?The BBC reportedly thinks it might.
  2. Rivalries
    S.F. Has More Restaurants and Bars Than Anywhere Else. Really.The old S.F. v. N.Y. rivalry has some new fodder.
  3. Go Ask Alice
    Is Alice Waters the Milli Vanilli of Chefs?Our rock-star comparisons prompted at least one reader to ask the old question, ‘Was Waters ever really a chef?’ And who should chime in but Jeremiah Tower.
  4. Brunch
    There’s a War on Brunch in BrooklynAn obscure law is being used to keep brunch off of sidewalks before noon on Sundays.
  5. Kerfuffles
    Elizabeth Falkner and Anne Burrell Are in a Twitter FightBurrell accused Falkner of bad-mouthing her competitors after Burrell was eliminated from ‘Next Iron Chef.’
  6. Tony! Tony! Tony!
    Bourdain Tells New Yorkers to Shut Up and Love San Francisco“It’s a two-fisted drinking town, a carnivorous meat-eating town, it’s dirty and nasty and wonderful.”
  7. Rivalries
    Naturally, We AgreeBoston’s dining scene gives New York (and DC) a “run for its money,” says the Globe’s food critic.
  8. Rivalries
    18th Street Block to Be Bookended By Izakayas Come Late FallNamu Gaji is opening at 18th and Dolores, and Izakaya Yuzuki is opening at 18th and Guerrero.
  9. Rivalries
    S.F.-Bred Burritos Better Than New York’s, and Possibly Our Pizza TooAt Dos Toros, a pair of Bay Area–born brothers are showing New Yorkers what a real burrito should taste like.
  10. Rivalries
    New York v. S.F. Rivalry Stirred Up Anew, By BauerBauer’s post about why New York chefs don’t bring their empires here has spurred some defensiveness.
  11. Rivalries
    L.A. Is Now Cooler, Food-Wise, Than S.F.? Sunset Thinks So.Wtvr.
  12. Mediavore
    As Beef Prices Go Up, Restaurants Eat the Costs; Kuwait Blogger Sued for Panning
  13. The Other Critics
    Mark Bittman Admits That Maybe, Possibly, S.F. Has Better Regional Italian FoodMore fodder for the S.F.-NYC rivalry, via a NYT food writer.
  14. Rivalries
    Google to Groupon: Fine, We’ll Just Start Our Own Coupon SiteOhh, snap! Two months after getting turned down for an acquisition, Google goes to war.
  15. Booze You Can Use
    21st Amendment Makes World Series Bet With Texas BreweryIf the Giants win, a Texas brewer will have to drink a 21st Amendment beer while standing in a Giants jersey in front of the Rangers’ stadium.
  16. Foodievents
    San Francisco Bests New York Again at Le Grand Fooding, Night TwoThe visiting team took it, folks. Game, set, match. But things got a bit too crowded to savor the nuances.
  17. Foodievents
    Handicapping Le Grand Fooding’s N.Y. vs. S.F. DeathmatchGrub Street weighs the competitors at this weekend’s coast vs. coast culinary showdown.
  18. Rivalries
    San Franciscans Spend More on Food Than New Yorkers?A new ranking site puts S.F. twice as high as a “best” place to live as N.Y.
  19. Foodievents
    Snag Pre-Sale Tickets for Le Fooding in NYCGet early-bird tickets to the big S.F. vs. N.Y. throwdown.
  20. Rivalries
    Nate Appleman Thinks the S.F. vs. N.Y. Thing is Dumb
  21. The Other Blogs
    Print Mag 7x7 Thinks S.F. Has Too Many Food Blogs7x7 seems to think everyone’s reading all the many blogs covering SF’s food scene. They’re not.
  22. Rivalries
    WTF, CHOW?: ‘S.F. Has a Lot to Learn from L.A.’On their Innovation Tour 2010, CHOW throws S.F. under the bus after a “fun” trip to L.A.
  23. Previews
    Una Pizza Napoletana Hopefully to Open in AugustThe NYC pizzaiolo has hit some permitting snags, but is crossing his fingers for August.
  24. Foodievents
    Check Out the Lineup for the Le Fooding Throwdown Between NYC and S.F.The big foodie frenzy returns to Queens this September and this time will stoke the S.F. v. NYC rivalry.
  25. Rivalries
    NYC vs. S.F. Bao Showdown Coming This AugustChairman Bao buns by Eddie Huang will go head to head with Chairman Bao’s buns at the Eat Real Fest.
  26. Rivalries
    Exploring the Two Ends of the 24th Street Donut SpectrumMission Local provides an almost melancholy slideshow of these two very different donut shops.
  27. Bookshelf
    Kim Severson Stokes S.F. vs. NYC FireA food writer transplanted from NY to SF says that San Francisco needs to accept that we’re the “gorgeous younger sister” who everyone wants to be like.