Food-Stamp Usage on the Rise; a Website for Bacon Lovers


You may be worried at rising food costs, but things could be worse, like if you were one of the more than 29 million Americans now living off food stamps. [AFP]

Frank Bruni really wants to have a meal at Kurve, but after dealing with their phone troubles, he is giving up. [Diner's Journal/NYT]

If you want dishes that aren't on the menu at a Chinese restaurant, you'll have to talk to someone with more power than the waiter. [WSJ]

Having a Website dedicated to all things bacon is overkill, but the headline "Bacon Lost in Tragic Accident" is pretty amusing. [Bacon Today]

Just in time for Halloween, a list of the city's candy-inspired cocktails. [Metromix]