The Mall of America is about to get a facelift... 14 stories, to be exact. For a mall that boasts hundreds of stores, a theme park, a sea-life exhibit, a movie theater, and countless other attractions, what's missing? Here are a few of our requests for the mall's expansion. What would you like to ... More >>
Late last week, Steve Rafferty, the senior director for Dunkin' Brands U.S. franchising, announced that Dunkin' Donuts plans to open approximately 50 stores around Minnesota starting in 2015. This isn't the first time Dunkin' Donuts has attempted to return to the state; the company tried and faile ... More >>
The KFC Double Down: And they get worse. Much worse.It's hard to imagine that food hasn't been invented or combined in every possible combination by now, but humans are still managing to create unique new variations on things to eat or new ways to employ food. But for every delicious new idea ... More >>
Burger JonesYou're getting fat just looking at it You may have heard that the Friendly's restaurant chain recently joined the outrageous-food bandwagon (popularized by KFC's Double Downs and one-upped by Krispy Kreme's Donut Burger) by creating the new
One is Japanese and the other favors a "total meal concept"
While there are many random food holidays, National Donut Day, which is celebrated on the first Friday every June, is actually a good one for one reason: free donuts.
Is this good news? KFC's excessively ridiculous Double Down "sandwich" --a mess of melted cheese and bacon wedged between two chunks of fried chicken--was originally a publicity stunt meant to be discontinued this Sunday. But KFC has given the bypass-inducer a reprieve and decided to make it ... More >>
Golden Valley eatery reputed for awesome breakfasts now serves dinner
The Onion's A.V. Club goes all end-of-the-decade with a book full of Top 10 lists.
An artist makes playing with your food seem like a pretty noble pursuit.
You won't believe what California fairgoers can find stuffed between a Krispy Kreme...
How will *you* honor National Doughnut Day? Baker's Wife? Panaderia? Outright rejection?
How many have you already tried? And how would you change this list?
Novelist Rick Moody Feels His Pain. Yours? Not So Much.
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