junk food

"I've done something with my life. I’ve made kids happy around the world."

"I've done something with my life. I’ve made kids happy around the world."

On the heels of the sad news about the death on July 27th of Morrie Yohai, 90, and inventor of Cheez Doodle, is this New York Times round up of the geniuses, some accidental, behind some of our favorite junk foods today. The next time you are enjoying a refreshing popsicle this summer, thank Frank…

37 or so ingredients: what's in a Twinkie?

37 or so ingredients: what's in a Twinkie?

Professional photographer Dwight Eschliman did an interesting side photo project where he focused his lens on the 37 or so ingredients used to make that all-American snack, Twinkies. Soy lecithin and cornstarch are particularly photogenic, doncha think? [Via]