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David Chang in Vogue

David Chang in Vogue

The blogosphere of foodies and fashionistas merge in the upcoming September issue of Vogue, which includes the above spread featuring David Chang, the genius, foul-mouthed lord of the Momofuku restaurant empire who was once quoted saying, “I don’t want shithead bankers and the friends of dickhead traders.” I can see that Vogue is making a…

100 things restaurant staffers should never do

100 things restaurant staffers should never do

In the New York Times blog “You’re the Boss: The Art of Running a Small Business,” Bruce Buschel lists 100 things servers should never do in restaurants (part 1 and part 2). It’s actually astonishing how many times I’ve encountered these rules broken, but my two biggest personal biggest pet peeves at any dining establishment…

The rhyming chef: a foodie rapper

The rhyming chef: a foodie rapper

Mix one part chef, one part rapper, and one part the ladies man, and you’ll get Philman George aka The Rhyming Chef. A Canadian-born chef executive chef, George also hosts a cooking show where he humorously weaves love advice for the guys along with raps into his directions on how to cook various plates. I…

Dig in A Little Deeper: 100 Mile Diet

Dig in A Little Deeper: 100 Mile Diet

The “100 Mile Diet” is pretty much what it sounds like: you source everything you eat (or as much as possible) from within a 100 mile radius of your house, and, in many ways, it has become the poster child for eating like a TreeHugger. Because everything you eat (or, again, as much as possible)…