A KFC manager in Chattanooga, Tennessee is now under arrest after confessing to staging perhaps the most ill-conceived, half-assed robbery ever.
A former Taco Bell manager with a 27-year history with the company is now suing her former employers, claiming that she was fired for not engaging in racist hiring practices.
Dear everyone like me who orders ice cream based on the pretty colors: your mind is about to be blown by a legit ice cream that changes color as you eat it. If I traveled back in time and told 10-year-old me this was going to be a thing, I'm pretty sure he'd pass out.
More often than not, there's some blatant misogyny going on behind the kitchen doors in your local restaurant.
The hospitality industry is known to be one of experimentation and excess. This is possibly why the prevalence of substance abusers in the industry is so high. That being said, while the front of house more…
In a surprising victory for logic and basic ethics, the National Labor Relations Board has ruled that McDonald's is considered a "joint employer" with the franchise locations operating under its name. Hold on, I have to go spend forever laughing vindictively.
U.S. Army Major Tony Wingfield wanted some fried chicken, but was unaware that it came with a delicious beverage of carbonated scunge juice.
Welcome back to Behind Closed Ovens, where we take a look at the best and strangest stories from inside the food industry. This week, we bring you more stories of fantastically dumb customers. As always, these are real e-mails from real readers.
A new iPhone app aims to help inexpert drinkers understand everything they need to know to avoid the potential pitfalls of purchasing everyone's favorite fermented grape juice.
Two men armed with an AR-15 rifle and a baby with a badly-soiled diaper were arrested at an Albuquerque, New Mexico Jack in the Box at 5 AM Saturday. As amazing as it sounds, this story gets more bizarre.
It looks like Kremlin officials had their Big Mac extra value meal order screwed up one too many times.
A federal appeals court has reversed a lower court's ruling regarding the use of antibiotics in animal feed, which is great news for fans of dying from previously-treatable infections caused by antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Fans of green juice might soon have to figure out another green thing aside from kale to use for their juice cleanses. I recommend absinthe, paris green arsenic, or that mutagenic ooze from Ninja Turtles.
Welcome back to Behind Closed Ovens, where we take a look at the best and strangest stories from inside the food industry. This week, we're bringing you a special Behind Closed Ovens about all the times food workers are forced to work while sick. As always, these are real comments from real readers.
The expired Chinese meat scandal apparently extends a lot further than initially thought.
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It turns out that the Great Value ice cream sandwiches sold by WalMart don't actually melt — at least not fully, in the way that something with "ice cream" in the name is supposed to.
"Unless a waiter can be a gentleman, democracy is a failure. If any form of service is menial, democracy is a failure. Those Americans who dislike self-respect in servants are undesirable citizens; they belong in an aristocracy."
The Olive Garden is one of the finest places to eat in America. The restaurant serves delicious Italian cuisine prepared exclusively in the world's best plastic bags and you can also eat unlimited bread sticks and soup. (Pro tip 1: Never eat your entree at the restaurant even if they bring it to the table. Have soup…
Very soon, we'll find out from the National Labor Relations Board just how much responsibility corporations bear for the actions of franchises operating under their auspice — and hopefully we'll see the veil lifted from the whole charade.
Hey, who wants some coffee-flavored potato chips?! Who's with me? Anybody?