Why, Burger King? WHY?!
1 comment, 09/10/2014, by in EATS, WEIRD

Look at that horrid, gastronomic monstrosity pictured above. LOOK AT IT. Would you put that thing in your mouth? I know I sure as hell wouldn't, and I'm normally as open minded an eater as you'll ever find. But what Burger King in Japan is trying to pull with this stunt-burger (because l... Read more...

Free Fries on FRYDAY!!!
0 comments, 09/09/2014, by in EATS

Nothing better than getting FREE FOOD!! This Friday at participating locations in Connecticut (excluding Fairfield County) will celebrate National Potato Month on FRYday, Sept. 12, by offering a free small fries to customers between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. You won't have to purchase anything to get... Read more...

What Meat Best Represents Connecticut?
0 comments, 09/08/2014, by in EATS, LOCAL

The website SLATE put together a list of what each state would be if it were a meat...mammal meat.  They called it The United Steaks of America. I wish I was surprised by what CT got---but I knew it, and  I'm sure you already knew clicking onto this post. According to these guys, HAMBURGER bes... Read more...

Pumpkin Beers, You’ve Lost Your Luster
0 comments, 09/04/2014, by in EATS

It started many years ago with a bottle of Shipyard Pumpkinhead.  From that sip on, I couldn’t wait for the return of pumpkin beers each autumn.  Shipyard would remain a favorite, but there were always lots of new ones to try.  My friends and I would debate about which fall brew was the best. ... Read more...

Your Big Mac Might Take A Bit Longer Today
5 comments, 09/04/2014, by in CIVICS, EATS

If you had plans on grabbing a quick lunch today via your favorite fast food joint you might want to brown bag it instead. Fast food workers in 150 US cities are scheduled to strike today in an effort to raise their wages. This national campaign seeks to raise the minimum pay to $15 an hour and allo... Read more...

What Does CT Eat More Than Any Other State?!
1 comment, 09/03/2014, by in EATS, LOCAL

The website Fast Company analyzed restaurant menus in all 50 states to figure out what each state eats way MORE of than average.  As soon as you hear what food Connecticut eats more of than any other state--- your brain will instantly fill with dirty dirty jokes. Or maybe it's just me. Ready for it... Read more...

Pumpkin is the new FAD!!
0 comments, 09/02/2014, by in EATS, LIFESTYLE

We are barely out of the summer and the pumpkin invasion is in full effect!! When you go to your local Dunkin Donuts, Starbucks or even Baskin Robbins there it is staring at you in the face. PUMPKIN!  Normally, I would be all about the fall time treat. Nothing is better than a nice cup of pumpkin c... Read more...