STINGING TONGUES AND REGAL WAVES (Shanghai, China)

by Claire Moshenberg August 23, 2014

The flustered noodle man dropped the noodle twice and was replaced with the head noodle man, who flung the dough around my head at breakneck speed, then made complicated dough webs dance through the air before dropping the noodle in the bubbling Szechuan hot pot broth.

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HITTING THE WINDOW

by Steve Clem July 11, 2014

“We’ve all seen this happen before. And we look at the bird and think, ‘How fucking stupid is this thing?’”

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HAUTE DISH: GREEN BEAN CASSEROLE

by John Idstrom November 21, 2013

“I’m no expert, but even an amateur like me knows there are two sides to the gentrification story, one of which never gets told.”

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ME < US

by Steve Clem November 9, 2013

“I hate being that guy . . . but damn, has this country ever lost itself.”

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THE CAT MAN COMETH

by Steve Clem October 27, 2013

“After seven years of being very on and off again with Plenty of Fish (POF), a free dating website, I can most definitely confirm that it is true: you get what you pay for.”

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BROODING

by John Idstrom October 22, 2013

“I have concluded that it is well-nigh time to reinvent myself.”

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IMPEACH THIS DAD

by Steve Clem October 17, 2013

“I just wish I weren’t the only head-of-household going through this situation right now.”

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TRILLION-DOLLAR TEMPEST IN A TEA BAG

by Eric Zawadzki October 9, 2013

Okay, so let’s talk debt ceiling and the possibility of default by the US.

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