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Whale Meat

  1. Crime Scenes
    Restaurant Will Pay $28K Fine After Knowingly Serving Whale MeatThe makers of The Cove helped undercover agents order the sushi back in 2010.
  2. Bans
    Japan Will Keep Eating Whale Meat, Whether You Like It or NotShinzo Abe seeks a diplomatic solution.
  3. Hump Day
    International Court Rules Against Japan’s Booming Whale-Meat IndustrySave the whales. For real.
  4. Pig in a Poke
    20 Examples of Counterfeit Meats That Are Way Grosser Than HorseI’ve lost my appetite, but thank you anyhow.
  5. Mediavore
    Nutter Proposes Soda Tax to Close City Schools’ Budget Gap; Was Bin LadenPlus: Kids in California spend 24 hours in a Denny’s to set a Guinness World Record; and fast food jobs become desirable in the tough economy, all in our morning news roundup.
  6. Mediavore
    Protests in Uganda Over Food Prices; Lap-Band Maker Wants to Target TeensAllergan, the company behind the quick-fix for weight-loss, wants to market the product to kids as young as fourteen.
  7. Crime Scenes
    Gardena Seafood Source To Plead Guilty on Whale Meat ChargeGinichi Y. Ohira will admit to a court that he had been illegally importing whale meat from Japan.
  8. Mediavore
    Another Reason to Drink Red Wine; Who’s L.A.’s Hottest Chef?Researchers discover a possible health benefit for treating type two diabetes in your bottle of Cabernet.
  9. Mediavore
    PA Governor’s Mansion Chef Charged With Stealing Silverware; A Japanese SchoolPlus: Pepperoni is America’s most popular pizza topping; and researchers in Vienna believe red wine could be used as treatment for type 2 diabetes, all in our morning news roundup.
  10. Crime Scenes
    Charges Might Be Dropped on Whale Meat CrimeAn investigation is still open, even if The Hump is cleared for now.
  11. Mediavore
    Woman Shot at Ginger Grass; Ron Jeremy Lands on Food T.V.A porn star shoots food porn and a purse-snatching at a Silver Lake restaurant leaves three victims injured.
  12. Mediavore
    Taste of Chicago Bans Suburban Restaurants; Porn Star Talks ‘Food Porn’Plus: E-coli outbreaks are down and Activia ends claims of additional health benefits.
  13. Mediavore
    Fulton Fish Market’s Next Chapter; Activia Just Like Regular YogurtPlus: stopping whale-meat sushi via DNA databases, and French food for less, all in our morning news roundup.
  14. Mediavore
    Sam Adams Looks Forward; Ron Jeremy on No Reservations
  15. Mediavore
    Whale Meat Resurfaces; Machete Hero Saves Woman in Islands Parking LotDNA tests show whale meat served in L.A. and Korea, while police are called to an attack at a Marina del Rey restaurant.
  16. Rants
    S. M. Daily Press Chortles at Dead Whales and Triple HomicideBad jokes about pregnant murder victims are out-of-touch given a recent neighborhood tragedy.
  17. Radio Craves
    ‘True Story’ Behind The Hump Bust on KCRW TomorrowHear the undercover activist who slipped an endangered edible into her purse discuss the sting.
  18. Closings
    The Hump Closes Itself as a ‘Self-Imposed Punishment’Busted for serving whale meat, the Santa Monica airport’s sushi restaurant shutters.
  19. Crime Scenes
    The Hump Says ‘Sorry’ to Whale LoversThe Santa Monica restaurant busted for serving illegal whale meat issues a public statement.
  20. Mediavore
    Whale Tastes Like Moose; Fabio Viviani Shills Olive OilRecent events reveal the flavor profile of whale while a television chef finds a new sponsor.
  21. Mediavore
    Trotter Commands $10,000 for Dinner; Katie Lee Aims for the StarsPlus: The Chicago French Market picks up an award, and what whale meat tastes like, all in our morning news roundup.