Remember the Oven-Cam? Remember the gratuitous references to sci-fi movies? Remember Alton's wonderful, staccato voice explaining how to hard-cook eggs? They're all back. And boy are our inner nerds happy.
Calling it right now: the next K-cup phenomenon, provided this oatmeal one takes off -- which it will, because the American people are apparently obsessed with foods that come out of pods with the assistance of hot water -- will be ramen K-cups.
Monica Eng, of NPR's Chicago affiliate WBEZ has spent the better part of two months trying to get the Chicago Public School system to admit what's in its taxpayer-subsidized school lunch chicken nuggets.
Apparently, lyric videos have taken on a similar production value to real music videos, because Katy Perry's lyric vid for her new single "Birthday" stars both her, and what appears to be a complicated take of scrolling lyrics written across various cake props.
Who cares if the Met Ball was across town last night? A few culinary celebrities knocked it out of the park sartorially speaking at the James Beard Awards, and were thrilled to see that a creative palate can sometimes translate into a creative palette. (Hooray for puns! Also, no one at the Met Ball actually dressed for the night’s punk theme, so you win, chefs.)
We’ve selected a few of our favorite outfits below, and are attempting to crowdsource more with this plea: does anyone have a photo of Naomi Pomeroy or Rick Bayless? Our floor correspondent claimed that they killed it, but we can’t tell you exactly how best-dressed they are without photographic evidence.