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David Chang in Vogue

Article: 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

Article: 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

Article: 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

Article: 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)…