Lemon Pie in the Dark


This year was different, this year I didn’t pig out at Thankgiving,  This year I didn’t completely black out and eat an entire Chocolate Nativity Scene, includng baby Jesus (for the record-I’m not in the habit of eating baby Jesus’s-the basket was made out of a Cadbury egg-who knew Jesus was in there?).    I’m onContinue reading “Lemon Pie in the Dark”

Do not say you weren’t warned


Paani puri vendor in Thane,India detained for peeing into a utensil he otherwise used to serve customers; let off with Rs 1,200 fine and a warning If you’re one of the millions in this city who get their kicks out of its street food, the tastelessness of this story is sure to piss you off.Continue reading “Do not say you weren’t warned”

Low, low prices: Target beats Wal-Mart


NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Wal-Mart’s slogan may be “Save Money. Live Better,” but rival Target is challenging it by offering even lower prices on everyday products. Two recent price comparisons of grocery and household goods revealed that Target’s prices are lower than at No. 1 retailer Wal-Mart. Craig Johnson, president of retail consulting firm CustomerContinue reading “Low, low prices: Target beats Wal-Mart”