In the Hot Messes series, we're sharing tales of sunken soufflés, disastrous dinners and other kitchen chaos. Laugh along with us, won't you? It makes it all ever so slightly less painful.
There's a popular notion that no one in New York City cooks. Ever. It probably has something to do with kitchens the size of gym lockers coupled with 24/7 availability of every type of cuisine imaginable.
I myself rarely ever cook. Don't believe me? I moved into my Manhattan apartment on April 1 and never used my oven until this past Saturday.
Within moments, three New York City fire fighters - axes in hand - burst through my front door.
We'll return to our regularly-scheduled Eatocracy programming after this important "Panda and Popsicle" interlude.
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In light of today's exploration of religious dietary restrictions, we're asking:
Sink your teeth into today's top stories from around the globe.
Perdue Farms, Inc., is recalling approximately 92,000 pounds of frozen chicken nuggets - nearly 50,000 packages - because they may contain pieces of plastic.
Those affected are sold at Wal-mart stores in the United States under the Great Value brand.