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  1. Crime Scene
    Hamptons Police Shut Down Jerry Seinfeld’s Lemonade StandAll because of a Newman-esque neighbor.
  2. Lawsuits
    The Seinfeld Restaurant Is Pretty Meh About Accommodating“We have tables outside, though, that they can use.”
  3. Video Feed
    Watch the Seinfeld Mini-Reunion Teased During the Super BowlThere’s lots of talk about flavor-enhancing.
  4. Commercials
    Seinfeld Filmed a Super Bowl Commercial at Tom’s RestaurantWe’ll see it in a couple of weeks.
  5. Video Feed
    Watch the Trailer for the Tom’s Restaurant DocumentaryThe diner you know and love from Seinfeld has a few hundred other interesting things going for it.
  6. Egg Fu Young
    New York’s Fake Chinese Restaurants Need More Variety on the Menuif there’s red wallpaper on the walls and a dragon on the door, watch out: You’re probably in a movie.
  7. Truckin’
    Seinfeld’s Soup Truck Rolls Into Town With Soup for You!Just don’t lose your Junior Mints in an operating room.
  8. TV Land
    Slurp Like It’s 1995 and Bring Seinfeld’s Soup Nazi to BostonSeinfeld’s surly Soup Nazi wants to serve you.
  9. Outrages
    Original SoupMan’s Lukewarm Reception in S.F. Isn’t Doing NYC AnyThe Soup Nazi–inspiring chain isn’t just bad, it’s downright friendly.
  10. Lawsuits
    Seinfeld Restaurant Gets SuedAn excuse for a “No tips for you!” joke.
  11. Openings
    Soup Nazi Reinstates the RulesThe “Soup Man” will reopen his original location this month.
  12. Personalities
    Soup Nazi Gets Back to Where He Once BelongedThe inspiration for the ‘Seinfeld’ character will be cooking in midtown again.
  13. Mediavore
    EPA Joins Mercury Craze; A ‘Seinfeld’–Inspired Food StudyThe Environmental Protection Agency is beginning to examine the mercury levels in the twenty most commonly eaten fish in the New York City region. [NYT] Top Chef seductress/hostess Padma Lakshmi is moving into a full-floor loft in Alphabet City. [The Real Estate/NYO] The holy triumvirate of burgers, fries, and milk shakes continues to dominate the nation’s culinary imagination. [NRN]
  14. NewsFeed
    Oh, That Soup NaziWe were misled by last week’s heart-quickening “Meet the Soup Nazi” ad, which led to this post. Al Yeganeh, the man who inspired the Seinfeld character (and who detests the “Soup Nazi” tag, preferring to call himself the “Soup Man”), was not actually present. Actor Larry Thomas, who played the character, was the one promoting the show’s new DVD. (Apparently, they didn’t want Michael Richards.) Also, contrary to what we wrote, Yeganeh doesn’t hate being called “the Soup Nazi” because he’s Jewish. He is not a member of the tribe. Evidently, he simply resents his television image. “Al truly feels like Seinfeld ruined his life,” his rep tells us. “He was doing very well before the show came along.” Earlier: Soup Nazi to Boil Over at Appearance?
  15. Foodievents
    Soup Nazi to Boil Over at Appearance? Al Yeganeh, Seinfeld’s celebrated “Soup Nazi,” has recently been making a blizzard of public appearances promoting his Original SoupMan restaurant chain. (Yeganeh , who is Jewish, despises the “soup Nazi tag” and refuses to even mention or address it. His site simply refers to the show inspired by him as the “Soup episode.”) Given the chef’s famous testiness, his 5 p.m. appearance at f.y.e. might be worth witnessing. The ads tout the chance to “meet ‘the soup Nazi’ in person” and “have him sign your copy of Seinfeld Season 7.” Is there any way to take odds on how many times Yeganeh gets called a Nazi or is asked to say “No soup for you!” before he blows his top? We would put the over-under at two and a half. Meet the Soup Nazi, f.y.e., 1290 Sixth Ave., at 52nd St., 5 p.m.