Food

The hunt for food is the dominant activity in the lives of all animals, and the collection, growing, and hunting of food was the primary occupation of human beings for thousands of years. Although technological advances mean far fewer people take part in the production of our food these days, the preparation, consumption, and enjoyment of food remains a significant factor in our lives.

Text, Electronics, Advertisement
Did Little Caesars Hang a Sign Offering Free Pizza to Dumpster Divers? An act of generosity by restaurant managers in 2017 has stayed viral.
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A 6-year-old boy purportedly found a bullet in a bag of Cheetos Puffs Flamin Hot.
Was a Bullet Found in a Cheetos Bag by a 6-Year-Old Boy? The story was first reported by TMZ.
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Swedish banana pizza
Do Swedes Really Put Bananas on Pizza? This is not an April Fools' post.
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Sweets, Confectionery, Food
There’s HOW Much Sugar in a Cadbury Creme Egg? And how many times can we be "shocked" by this information?
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Text, Plant, Poster
Did California Man Find Shrimp Tails in His Cereal Box? The same person also shared photos that appeared to show various other contaminants in the...
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A meme claimed a photo showed chicken covered in lice marks
Does Photo Show Lice Sores on Chicken at Walmart? Raw chicken is rarely pretty, but that doesn't mean there is something wrong with it.
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Do the McDonald's golden arches look like breasts? That's what a psychologist purportedly found in market research.
Do McDonald’s Golden Arches Symbolize a Mother’s Breasts? We tracked down the origins of the tale of a psychologist named Louis Cheskin, who...
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We looked into how much a Big Mac costs in Denmark.
Is a Big Mac in Denmark Pricier Than in US? McDonald's workers in Denmark make about $22 an hour, but how much do they pay...
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A Toronto restaurant renamed burgers as office supplies so people could expense them.
Did Toronto Restaurant Rename Burgers as Office Supplies? The Receats — or receipts — campaign gave people an underhanded opportunity to expense some...
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Coffee Cup, Cup, Spoon
Does Ground Coffee Contain Cockroaches? Cream, sugar, and… insects?
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Road Sign, Symbol, Sign
Did Burger King Tweet ‘Women Belong in the Kitchen’? Some messages are longer than a single tweet.
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are tomatoes fruit or vegetable
Are Tomatoes Fruits or Vegetables? Nutritionists and legal analysts have different answers.
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