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  • The baffling reason many millennials don’t eat cereal

    02/24/2016 6:51:52 AM PST · by dennisw · 83 replies
    washingtonpost ^ | February 23 at 12:51 PM | By Roberto A. Ferdman
    Few things are as painless to prepare as cereal. Making it requires little more than pouring something (a cereal of your choice) into a bowl and then pouring something else (a milk of your choice) into the same bowl. Eating it requires little more than a spoon and your mouth. The food, which Americans still buy $10 billion of annually, has thrived over the decades, at least in part, because of this very quality: Its convenience. And yet, for today's youth, cereal isn't easy enough. On Monday, the New York Times published a story about the breakfast favorite, and the...
  • Obama Compares Chicagoans To Nazis In Prayer Breakfast Remarks

    02/04/2016 4:31:04 PM PST · by Nachum · 22 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 1/4/16 | Kerry Picket
    President Barack Obama relayed two stories during the National Prayer Breakfast which compared Chicago residents to Nazis. The president spoke about a story he learned of at a ceremony at the Israeli Embassy where he gave remarks honoring individuals who rescued Jews during the Holocaust. The president later compared that story to Chicago Muslim father and his children praying one day after the San Bernardino shooting: A week ago, I spoke at a ceremony held at the Israeli Embassy for the first time, honoring the courage of people who saved Jews during the Holocaust. And one of the recipients was...
  • We tried breakfast from McDonald's, Taco Bell, Burger King, and Wendy's — here's who does it best

    10/29/2015 9:15:51 AM PDT · by QT3.14 · 90 replies
    Business Insider ^ | October 28, 2015 | Marina Nazario and Hollis Johnson
    The fast-food breakfast wars are upon us. With McDonald's starting all-day breakfast, Burger King responding in kind, Wendy's flailing in the breakfast arena, and Taco Bell revamping its morning menu, the competition is more intense than ever. But in the midst of the battle, some weaknesses are rising. We tested three main breakfast items from the major fast-food chains. We tried breakfast from McDonald's, Taco Bell, Burger King, and Wendy's — here's who does it best Marina Nazario and Hollis Johnson Oct. 28, 2015, 9:02 AM 1,083,325 35  facebook  linkedin  twitter  email  print fast food...
  • Bacon, ham and sausages 'as big a cancer threat as smoking', WHO to warn

    10/23/2015 8:04:20 AM PDT · by amorphous · 153 replies
    The Telegraph - UK ^ | 23 Oct 2015 | Agency
    The World Health Organisation (WHO) will publish a report on Monday on the dangers of eating processed meats. It is expected to list processed meat as a cancer-causing substance, while fresh red meat is also expected to be regarded as bad for health, the Daily Mail said. The classifications, by the WHO's International Agency for Research on Cancer, are believed to regard processed meat as "carcinogenic to humans", the highest of five possible rankings, shared with alcohol, asbestos, arsenic and cigarettes.
  • If McDonalds goes under it will be because they followed liberals to disaster

    10/21/2015 10:51:48 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 164 replies
    Hot Air.com ^ | October 21, 2015 | JAZZ SHAW
    I saw a sad but not totally unexpected news item from John Hawkins this morning regarding one of America’s premiere dining outlets… McDonald’s. The House That Ronald Built has fallen on hard times, with some estimates indicating that a significant portion of the franchises are currently insolvent or seriously in the red. The dire warnings from franchise owners are including phrases such as, “these are the final days.” (Yahoo News) McDonald’s franchisees believe the brand is in a “deep depression” and could be facing its “final days,” according to a new survey.“We are in the throes of a deep depression,...
  • McDonald's franchisees say all-day breakfast is a disaster

    10/16/2015 6:18:39 AM PDT · by raccoonradio · 54 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 10/15/15 | Regina Graham
    Since McDonald's launched an all-day breakfast menu last week, a number of their franchisees are not 'lovin' it' and say it has been a nightmare. Franchisees say that serving breakfast all-day has slowed down service, lowered average bills and sparked utter chaos in the restaurant giant's kitchens. Twenty-nine operators overseeing 226 different locations in the US were surveyed by Mark Kalinowski, an analyst for the Japanese finance company Nomura. He found that since the new menu items were added last Tuesday, many of the franchisees were struggling. 'In small stores, the problems are vast with people falling over each other...
  • Inequality in everything: The rich get better breakfast sandwiches, too

    10/13/2015 3:38:52 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 70 replies
    The Washington Post's Wonkblog ^ | October 13, 2015 | Roberto A. Ferdman
    Earlier this year, New York Times food critic Pete Wells was moved to write 841 words about breakfast sandwiches. It was a love letter of sorts, an ooey gooey ode to the most basic form of one of the most basic morning foods. But it was also a complaint: A new restaurant called BEC short for Bacon Egg and Cheese was about to open in Manhattan, and he was less than pleased. Breakfast sandwiches, Wells explained, are nothing if not practical, prepared quickly and eaten on the go, stuffed with modest ingredients and sold at a reasonable price....
  • McDonald's launches all-day breakfast on Oct. 6

    09/02/2015 7:00:07 AM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 60 replies
    AP ^ | September 2, 2015
    If you're one of those people who hates missing the end of breakfast hours at McDonald's, hang on just a little longer: the chain says its breakfast menu will be available all day starting Oct. 6. Items like Egg McMuffins, hotcakes, sausage burritos, fruit 'n yogurt parfaits, hash browns and biscuits will be available anytime, although the exact menu will vary in different markets. The company said core items like the Big Mac, McNuggets and fries will still be available at all of its locations.
  • Levin: US Enemies "Laughing" At Obama Prayer Breakfast Speech

    02/06/2015 4:53:14 AM PST · by Biggirl · 31 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | February 6, 2015 | Ian Hanchett
    Talk radio host and author of The Liberty Amendments, Mark Levin argued that Americas enemies were gut laughing at President Obamas speech before the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursdays Hannity on the Fox News Channel.
  • VIDEO>>> Outrageous! Obama Equates Christianity With ISIS at Prayer Breakfast!

    02/05/2015 11:49:40 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 50 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 2/5/15 | Jim Hoft
    Barack Obama lashed out at Christians today at the Annual Prayer Breakfast. The President used his warped version of the Crusades to bash Christians. He also blamed slavery and Jim Crow laws on Christians? Seriously? The president: Humanity has been grappling with these questions throughout human history. Unless we get on our high horse and think this is unique to some other place. Remember that during the Crusades and Inquisition, people committed terrible deeds in the name of Christ. And our home country, slavery and Jim Crow all too often was justified in the name of Christ. Slavery ended here...
  • Obama brushing off Netanyahu because protocol, but hell make time for THIS luminary [photo]

    01/22/2015 11:17:33 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 26 replies
    Twitchy ^ | 1/22/15
    When the Israeli PM travels to D.C. in March to address Congress, he apparently wont be sitting down with the president who thinks hes in charge of Congress:
  • Wife Shoots Husband Surprising Her With Breakfast

    01/10/2015 10:33:30 AM PST · by Enterprise · 92 replies
    newser.com ^ | Jan 10, 2015 | John Johnson
    A North Carolina man tried to surprise his wife with breakfast in bed, but he wound up surprising her so much that she shot him, reports WTVR. Police say that Zia Segule, 28, left their Fayetteville home about 10am yesterday, picked up some breakfast, and then returned. In doing so, he triggered the house alarm. When he got to the couple's bedroom, wife Tiffany, 27, shot him through the closed door, reports the Fayetteville Observer. He was struck in the upper chest, but, luckily, escaped serious injury. No charges are being filed. "She woke up to the sound of the...
  • The Mother of All Egg-and-Cheese Sandwiches (VIDEO)

    01/03/2015 8:02:50 AM PST · by Jack Hydrazine · 18 replies
    Popist.com ^ | Mark Garrison and Dan Pashman
    Many of us are suffering today from last nights overindulgence. In 2011, Gastro Lab offered its best take on a storied hangover food: the egg-and-cheese sandwich. The video is republished below. Slate V contributors Dan Pashman and Mark Garrison cook up some elaborate breakfast creations in this episode of Gastro Lab. (video at link)
  • BREAKFAST BEATDOWN Hungry Women TEAR UP McDONALDS

    11/12/2014 11:49:05 AM PST · by fungoking · 124 replies
    gateway Pundit ^ | 11/12/2014 | Jim Hoft
    Two Philly women were upset when they missed the breakfast cutoff at a local McDonalds. The women tore up the place and beat a patron with a broomstick. (Warning on Language and Violence)video at page Having crawled out of bed just a bit too late, two women were recently caught on tape throwing a super-sized adult hissy-fit because theyd been told that they missed the McDonalds breakfast time. When a man stepped in to tell the woman to relax, they went berserk. As reported by My Fox Philadelphia, the incident took place in a Philadelphia McDonalds, where an onlooker decided...
  • Christians Upset With Kellogg's for Promoting Homosexuality in 'Tony the Tiger' Gay Pride Ad

    11/12/2014 8:38:06 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 87 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 11/12/2014 | Samuel Smith
    The Kellogg's cereal company is experiencing a backlash from Christian consumers who claim they'll no longer buy the company's products after it helped sponsor the Atlanta gay pride march in mid-October by using the beloved Frosted Flakes mascot, Tony the Tiger, in a pro-LGBT advertisement in the event's pride guide. "Wear your stripes with pride," the Kellogg's ad states, highlighting the word "pride" in large-font rainbow-colored letters, while Tony the Tiger stands to the right with his arms crossed and a familiar smile on his face. The American Family Association, a traditional Christian values activist group, posted a picture of...
  • What does America have for breakfast?

    08/15/2014 8:28:33 AM PDT · by the scotsman · 87 replies
    BBC News ^ | 15th August 2014 | Debbie Siegelbaum
    'Imagine an American breakfast and what comes to mind? Ham and eggs, with hash browns? Pancakes with maple syrup and bacon? The reality tends to be simpler. Cereal and fruit juice have been breakfast staples for generations - though that now seems to be changing.'
  • Breakfast Burrito Byway (NM Mornings Can Be Chile)

    06/16/2014 3:27:48 PM PDT · by CedarDave · 23 replies
    New Mexico True ^ | June 16, 2014 | NM Tourism Department
    In New Mexico almost no food, no meal is without the influence of the famous chile pepper. So it should be no surprise that New Mexico claims the invention of the Breakfast Burrito. It is the wrapped wonder that brings spice to the morning. It is now a staple on menus across the Southwest, and showing up frequently on menus nationwide. Even fast food chains now offer versions. Now, to celebrate this success and its New Mexico heritage, we have created the New Mexico True Breakfast Burrito Byway.
  • The breakfast wars

    06/07/2014 2:29:48 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 18 replies
    QSRWeb.com ^ | June 6, 2014 | Ed Zimmerman
    Up and down the foodservice spectrum, breakfast is heating up. Here are some recent developments: Taco Bell introduced a breakfast menu trading on ubiquitous locations and a massive promo of the Waffle Taco. The Bell blitzed social media and took direct aim at rival McDonalds, including an ad campaign making fun of Ronald the clown. McDonalds countered with an offer for free morning cup of McCafe and started promoting its McGriddle pancake wrapped breakfast sandwich. Not to be forgotten, runner up, Burger King took a different approach, and announced it would serve burgers as well as breakfast fare each morning....
  • Burger King Japan Serves Hot Dogs For Breakfast And Nothing Makes Sense

    05/01/2014 12:21:56 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 59 replies
    Consumerist ^ | May 1, 2014 | Laura Northrup
    We dont believe that American fast food breakfasts like sausage patties, lukewarm pancakes, and waffle tacos should be the standard everywhere in the world. No, we wouldnt even force all outposts of American fast food joints operating in other countries to conform to American breakfast ideals. Yet were still mystified at the latest offering from Burger King in Japan: the Morning Burger and BK Hot Dog Classic. For breakfast. See? We wouldnt make that up. Brand Eating highlighted this oddity along with some other new items, like a Spam & Cheese Burger. Wait, even that would make more sense as...
  • Scramble Eggs Like This, Change The Way You View the Morning

    04/16/2014 5:54:51 PM PDT · by kingattax · 65 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 4-9-14 | ADAM RAPOPORT
    Eggs and butter. Thats all you need for truly amazing scrambled eggs. Unfortunately, eggs and butter are also the key ingredients in really bad scrambled eggs, the rubbery, flavorless kind you find too often in diners and restaurants. The fact is, your eggs will always live and die by how theyre handled on the stovetop. Cook them too long and you extract the moisture and, with it, the flavor. But if you cook them gently and slowly, over low heat, youll have the best eggs youve ever tasted. Crack them directly into the pan and, instead of scrambling them, slowly...
  • Brennan's Inc., former owner of the landmark restaurant, is bankrupt

    12/08/2013 6:40:52 AM PST · by Rebelbase · 38 replies
    NOLA.com ^ | 12/5/13 | Doug MacCash
    Brennans Inc., the family-owned company that formerly operated the landmark French Quarter restaurant at 417-425 Royal St., was forced into bankruptcy Thursday, (Dec. 5) in United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, according to Todd Slack, an attorney for Ted Brennan and his daughter Bridget Brennan Tyrrell.
  • Cereal maker Kellogg to cut jobs as breakfast sales slide

    11/04/2013 12:33:05 PM PST · by John W · 93 replies
    nbcnews.com ^ | November 4, 2013 | Reuters
    Tony the Tiger is not doing so grrrrreat... Kellogg Co, the world's largest maker of breakfast cereals, says it will cut about 7 percent of its workforce and slash capacity by 2017, after reporting another quarterly decline in sales in its cereals business. The company's cereals business has been battling stiff competition from General Mills and private-label cereal brands. Increasing popularity of yoghurt, frozen egg sandwiches and other breakfast items has also hit the business. Sales at Kellogg's U.S. morning foods business, which includes cereals such as All-Bran, Coco Pops and Froot Loops, fell 2.2 percent in the third quarter....
  • Teachers Unions against school lunches

    05/01/2013 3:09:24 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 5 replies
    WABC Radio ^ | May 1, 2013 | Rush Limbaugh
    LA teachers oppose feeding 200,000 students Breakfast in classroom. Teachers Union vs SCIU Rush Morning update
  • Obama's prayer breakfast critic considers a run for office (Ben Carson)

    03/17/2013 5:19:47 AM PDT · by Libloather · 38 replies
    The Hill ^ | 3/16/13 | Alexandra Jaffe
    Ben Carson, a neurosurgeon who drew conservative attention following his controversial National Prayer Breakfast speech, said on Saturday that he's retiring from medicine and suggested he could enter politics. In a question-and-answer session following his speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), Carson announced that he is retiring from medicine because he wants "to quit while I'm at the top of my game, and there are so many more things that could be done." Asked whether he planned to run for office, he demurred, saying he wants to focus on education but at one point added, "but who...
  • Dr. Carson: White House Repeatedly Asked for Advanced Copies of Speech Before Prayer Breakfast

    02/27/2013 11:34:35 AM PST · by Nachum · 39 replies
    fox ^ | 2/27/13 | Molly K. Hooper, The Hill
    <p>The White House repeatedly asked Ben Carson for his speech before the rising Republican star criticized President Obama at the National Prayer Breakfast earlier this month.</p> <p>Carson, a prominent neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins University, declined to do so, noting that he doesnt put his speeches down on paper beforehand.</p>
  • JONATHAN CAHN ADDRESSES THE PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURAL BREAKFAST

    01/25/2013 1:02:16 PM PST · by Wisconsinlady · 25 replies
    Jonathan Cahn, author of The Harbinger and pastor/rabbi of Beth Israel Messianic Congregation of Wayne, NJ, gives the key note address at the Presidential Inaugural Prayer Breakfast in Washington, DC. 01/21/13
  • Soldiers In Afghanistan React To Change In Breakfast Service

    01/17/2013 4:04:26 PM PST · by Nachum · 7 replies
    KPBS ^ | 1/15/13 | Beth Ford Roth
    Soldiers in Afghanistan have been filling us in on what it means to no longer get a hot breakfast each morning - and it has a lot more to do with morale than hunger. The comments are in response to a story that appeared in Home Post last week about the Pentagon's dismissal of a viral email that claimed all troops in Afghanistan weren't getting breakfast. According to the American Forces Press Service: The Internet myths genesis came from a few forward operating bases in eastern Afghanistans Paktika province that are closing or being turned over to Afghan security forces....
  • Ban high-sugar cereals to tackle child obesity, says Andy Burnham (UK shadow health secretary)

    01/05/2013 3:45:20 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 26 replies
    Manchester Guardian ^ | Saturday 5 January 2013 05.17 EST | Conal Urquhart
    The government should ban high-sugar cereals such as Coco Pops and other foods that are contributing to an obesity epidemic among British children, the shadow health secretary has urged. Regulations limiting the amount of sugar, salt and fat in processed foods should be considered if the food industry does not take action itself, according to Labours Andy Burnham, who has begun a consultation on how to tackle obesity. Burnham highlighted the case of breakfast cereals, saying many aimed at children are more than one-third sugar by weight.
  • Senator Hoeven Convinces Feds To Withdraw Calorie Limits From School Lunches

    12/09/2012 4:48:14 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 7 replies
    SayAnythingBlog.com ^ | December 8, 2012 | Rob Port
    I’m pretty critical of Senator John Hoeven at times, but he deserves credit for going to bat against federal overreach on school lunches. New federal guidelines that, among others things, limited calories in school lunches rankled parents and school administrators across the nation. It was a one-size-fits-all policy for a nation full of students who have very different nutritional needs.Now, thanks to the work of Senator Hoeven (who teamed up with Arkansas Democrat Mark Pryor), the calorie restriction is no more, though just for the 2012-2013 school year. So it’s a temporary reprieve, for now. From a press release sent...
  • Jill Kelley outraged other military liaisons with her flirty ways [Her fee was $80 million] $80MIL

    11/14/2012 7:16:32 PM PST · by BunnySlippers · 119 replies
    Tampa Bay ^ | 11/14/12
    Adam Victor, president of TransGas Development in New York, was in town to network and find business opportunities. Someone introduced him to Kelley, and the two spoke in a VIP section of the convention hall. Victor said Kelley described herself as a close friend to Petraeus, which impressed him. In fact, he said, Kelley told him she might help him with a coal gasification project in South Korea. She said she could gain him access to the highest levels of the South Korean government, Victor said. Kelley told him she was an honorary consul for South Korea, and Victor said...
  • Can Technology Save Breakfast?

    06/21/2012 2:13:45 PM PDT · by neverdem · 14 replies
    Smithsonian magazine ^ | June 2012 | Corby Kummer
    Cereal companies, maligned for overprocessing, are now using the same techniques to put some nature back in the bowl What do foodies want? It’s not hard to answer, at least not for right-minded ones: locally raised food grown organically, completely unprocessed, delivered by hand or mule-driven cart. As the author of one of the first books about the slow food movement, I certainly want that kind of food to be both affordable and widely available. But that’s not what most of the industrialized world can get. I break from my soul mates in believing in the power of evolving technology...
  • Chocolate cake breakfast could help you lose weight

    02/13/2012 12:27:19 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 22 replies
    Daily Telegraph ^ | 2:10PM GMT 08 Feb 2012
    Eating chocolate cake as part of a full breakfast can help you lose weight, say scientists. It sounds too good to be true, but new research says having dessertalong with the traditional fry-upburns off the pounds. Morning is the best time to consume sweets, because that's when the body's metabolism is most activeand we have the rest of the day to work off the calories, a new study shows. Eating cookies or chocolate as part of a breakfast that includes proteins and carbs also helps stem the craving for sweets later. Researchers split 193 clinically obese, non-diabetic adults into two...
  • For Students Facing Long School Day, Supper Is Being Served

    01/13/2012 11:04:46 AM PST · by Blue Turtle · 22 replies
    A free meal at school for breakfast, lunch and dinner? About 450 city students have been eating supper in school cafeterias as part of a government-funded meal program that may expand in Hartford and also to other Connecticut school systems this year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture gives schools about $2.99 per dinner to serve students in after-school activities that involve academics.
  • Burglar Caught While Making Breakfast

    09/21/2011 10:47:40 PM PDT · by Immerito · 16 replies
    CBS Local (St Louis) ^ | September 21, 2011 | Unknown
    Police in the St. Louis suburb of University City say a suspect in a string of burglaries was caught after a homeowner reported finding him frying bacon in her kitchen.
  • No Breakfast For Kids Wearing Wrong Shoes At Grade School

    05/10/2011 8:29:08 AM PDT · by newzjunkey · 148 replies
    CBS ^ | May 9, 2011 4:56 PM | CBS 2 Dorothy Tucker
    CHICAGO (CBS) Chicago Public Schools is apologizing to a Chicago mother and her two young sons, ages 5 and 6, after they were denied breakfast because they came to schools wearing the wrong kind of shoes. The Nicholson brothers only grab a quick snack before heading to class because they qualify for a full free breakfast at Adam Powell Grade School. Its something they look forward to every day, and it hurt when they were recently turned away. They were wearing black athletic shoes. The boys told their mom that the assistant principal, Angela Peagler wouldnt let them eat...
  • Pope John Paul II's Pro-Life Witness Celebrated at Catholic Breakfast

    05/05/2011 10:13:36 AM PDT · by julieee · 1 replies
    LifeNews.com ^ | May 5, 2011 | Steven Ertelt
    Pope John Paul II's Pro-Life Witness Celebrated at Catholic Breakfast Last week, hundreds of people gathered in Washington, DC for the 7th Annual National Catholic Prayer Breakfast. Participants joined together for prayer, fellowship, and a program. Reflecting the theme of this years breakfast, Celebrating the Beatification of Pope John Paul II, four speakers paid tribute to the late pontiff. Their remarks offer both encouragement and warning for pro-life Americans. http://www.lifenews.com/2011/05/05/pope-john-paul-iis-pro-life-witness-celebrated-at-catholic-breakfast/
  • Obama Easter Breakfast Has Religious Leaders Who Enabled Abortion

    04/19/2011 8:20:26 AM PDT · by julieee · 7 replies
    LifeNews.com ^ | April 19, 2011 | Steven Ertelt
    Obama Easter Breakfast Has Religious Leaders Who Enabled Abortion Washington, DC -- President Barack Obama hosted a collection of "religious leaders" at the White House this morning for an Easter prayer breakfast. The event would have been a respected Christian one had it not been for the abortion enablers in attendance. http://www.lifenews.com/2011/04/19/obama-easter-breakfast-has-religious-leaders-who-enabled-abortion/
  • What's for breakfast?

    11/13/2010 2:47:18 AM PST · by JoeProBono · 170 replies
    "I am in weekday breakfast rut! I need something I can either easily carry or eat/prep quickly. I swear I've had every combination of Publix/Other brand bagels + various cream cheese spreads....gone through tons of cereals, oatmeals, frozen foods. Did the hot pocket thing and/or jimmy dean breakfast d'lite frozen sandwich things for a while. I'm not against precooking things either! I've hardboiled eggs the night before and peeled them, or cooked noodles or mashed potatoes and just warmed a small portion in the morning. But I'm tired of all of the above. What do you eat for breakfast?"
  • Franken: On Nov. 3, breakfast should 'taste like victory'

    10/29/2010 11:41:41 AM PDT · by Nachum · 55 replies
    The Hill [Washington, DC], ^ | 10/29/10 | Elise Viebeck
    Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) penned a fundraising letter for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (DSCC) on Friday asking voters to consider the morning after the election. In one scenario, Franken wrote, it's "8 a.m. You stumble out of bed. Make some oatmeal. Turn on the TV to find out what happened in that Senate race, the one that was too close to call all night. But you gave $5 to the DSCC And, lo and behold, your favorite Democrat ... pulled it out by a few votes. Oatmeal never tasted so sweet."
  • St. Paul schools expands takeout breakfast program

    09/07/2010 2:43:27 PM PDT · by WOBBLY BOB · 16 replies
    wkbt ^ | 8-30-10 | ap
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - When St. Paul students return to school Sept. 7, they'll find another dozen schools offering the district's unusual breakfast-to-go program. It's called Breakfast 2 Go, or B2G, a national nutrition program that distributes takeout breakfasts that students can eat in classrooms. The St. Paul district is 1 of the first in the state to offer it. In addition to B2G, the school has earned accolades for its ethnically diverse menu and emphasis on serving locally grown foods. The 12 new schools offering free breakfast...
  • What Liberals Eat For Breakfast

    06/22/2010 7:33:39 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 9 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 6-22-2010 | Jared H. McAndersen
    There is: Regular Fruity Chocolate Apple Cinnamon Yogurt Burst Multi Grain Banana Nut Honey Nut and now... Directions: Just add Kool-Aid. Click the image to see a larger version. Some have told me I should have gone with Fruit Loops instead, but I'm talking about liberals in general, not Barney Frank specifically. The Looking Spoon is a conservative humor/satire/art/commentary blog, visit www.thelookingspoon.com to see more posts and art
  • Breakfast with Nancy: One Hour. Five Grand.

    06/12/2010 10:07:43 PM PDT · by Nachum · 26 replies · 684+ views
    pajamasmedia ^ | 6/12/10 | Richard Polloc
    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is inviting medical high rollers to join her at the swanky new W Hotel in downtown Washington. The price of this one-hour soiree? As much as $5000. Hoping to capitalize on the passage of the health care bill and the massive government expenditures it dictates, estimated to be at least $1 trillion Speaker Pelosis staff is inviting (pdf) the health care community to join her in the Studio Room of the W Hotel in what Carmela Clendening (also listed on the invitation) said is an annual rite. She told Pajamas Media that this specific...
  • Cheerios is a drug, the FDA says

    05/30/2009 5:18:33 AM PDT · by FromLori · 84 replies · 2,559+ views
    Based on the long-time claim by General Mills that its Cheerios cereal can lower cholesterol by 4 percent in just six weeks when part of a diet low in saturated fat and cholesterol, of course the Food and Drug Administration has admonished the giant breakfast cereal producer and said those claims mean the little round os of oats are to be considered a drug. Simply by indicating the cereal is intended for use as a cholesterol-lowering product, it now falls under the FDA regulations regarding drugs, and because its a new drug by definition never mind that...
  • Obama Bares His Soul for Easter Event

    04/06/2010 7:41:39 PM PDT · by NoCmpromiz · 179 replies · 1,558+ views
    Beliefnet ^ | April 6, 2010 | DANIEL BURKE
    President Obama bared his soul before a cross section of Christian leaders at a White House Easter breakfast on Tuesday (April 6), where he spoke publicly of his faith in redemption through Jesus in his most personal terms since becoming president. "We are awed by the grace he showed even to those who would have killed him," Obama said, pausing occasionally to glance at written notes. "We are thankful for the sacrifice he gave for the sins of humanity. And we glory in the promise of redemption in the resurrection." Obama said the Easter breakfast, along with a recent Passover...
  • Obama's prayer: 'Don't question my citizenship'

    02/04/2010 9:54:23 AM PST · by truthandlife · 78 replies · 1,895+ views
    President Obama today at the National Prayer Breakfast raised the issue of his own eligibility for office saying that people shouldn't be questioning his "citizenship." Talking about the issue of "civility," he said, "Now, I am the first to confess I am not always right. Michelle will testify to that. But surely you can question my policies without questioning my faith, or, for that matter, my citizenship." Obama continues, "Challenging each other's ideas can renew our democracy. But when we challenge each other's motives, it becomes harder to see what we hold in common. We forget that we share...
  • Tebow to Contrast Pro-Abortion Obama at National Prayer Breakfast

    02/03/2010 8:40:57 AM PST · by julieee · 2 replies · 362+ views
    LifeNews.com ^ | February 3, 2010 | Steven Ertelt
    Tebow to Contrast Pro-Abortion Obama at National Prayer Breakfast Washington, DC -- Tim Tebow, the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback who is garnering national attention for appearing in a pro-life television commercial to air during the Super Bowl, will attend the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday. His appearance will contrast that of pro-abortion President Barack Obama. http://www.lifenews.com/nat5957.html
  • McDonald's to Offer $1 Breakfasts

    12/10/2009 7:19:09 AM PST · by My Favorite Headache · 105 replies · 2,756+ views
    <p>McDonald's Corp. will start offering breakfast for a buck with the launch of a national dollar menu in January.</p> <p>The breakfast dollar menu will be backed with advertising across the U.S., and will feature five items: two sausage sandwiches, a sausage burrito, a 12-ounce coffee and a hash brown. The menu may feature some variations based on markets.</p>
  • Parton offers overnight stay at private home for auction

    08/01/2009 5:22:59 AM PDT · by don-o · 26 replies · 1,133+ views
    Knoxville News Sentinel ^ | August 1, 2009 | Wayne Bledsoe
    Ever imagined waking up to Dolly Parton fixing your breakfast? One Parton fan will get the chance to attend a barbecue at Parton's home, tour Parton's private residence, spend the night in Parton's guest cottage, and wake up to a meal prepared and served by Parton herself. The evening at Parton's digs will be one of the items up for auction at the Dr. Robert F. Thomas Foundation's annual Evening of Elegance fundraiser, which will be held 6 p.m. Aug. 15 at the Mills Auditorium in Gatlinburg. The event will include both a silent and live auction, with the Parton...
  • Prepared National Day of Prayer Remarks

    02/05/2009 8:29:39 AM PST · by anniegetyourgun · 32 replies · 834+ views
    The Oval Office ^ | 1/5/09 | WhiteHouse
    http://i.usatoday.net/news/TheOval/Obama-prayer-breakfast-2-5-2009.pdf Read the lies, half-truths, and dripping hypocrisy.
  • 6-year-old takes family car after missing bus

    01/07/2009 5:52:34 AM PST · by Former Fetus · 25 replies · 549+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | 1/6/09 | AP writer
    WICOMICO CHURCH, Va. A 6-year-old Virginia boy who missed his bus tried to drive to school in his family's sedan and crashed. His parents were charged with child endangerment. State police said the boy suffered only minor injuries and authorities drove him to school after he was evaluated at a local hospital for a bump on his head. He arrived shortly after lunch, Sgt. Tom Cunningham said.