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  • Probably the best salad I've ever seen right here...

    10/09/2014 8:52:15 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 24 replies
    CRASHR ^ | 10-9-14 | The Looking Spoon
    This salad...only in America...and I mean that in a really good way. Someone should send this photo to this chick.
  • Salad-for-sex deal made during prostitution sting, police say

    06/12/2014 4:40:05 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 16 replies
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | June 12, 2014 | Amy Pavuk
    Alonzo Liverman didn't have any cash when he approached an undercover officer posing as a prostitute in Daytona Beach on Monday morning, police said. But he did have a salad from Applebee's. According to an arrest report released Thursday, the officer, who was working a reverse prostitution sting in the area of Fremont and South Ridgewood avenues, told Liverman she was hungry and asked, "You got food?"
  • Why a Burger King Whopper contains LESS calories than a restaurant salad…

    01/30/2014 4:35:31 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 52 replies
    Daily Mail (UK) ^ | 17:10 EST, 30 January 2014 | (Daily Mail Reporter)
    For those watching their weight, choosing a restaurant salad over a fast food burger may not be the wisest idea. A restaurant meal that includes an appetizer, salad entrée and one side can contain an average of 1,494 calories, compared to a greasy McDonald’s Big Mac Extra Value Meal that will set you back 1,130 calories, according to the Journal of Nutrition, Education and Behavior. […] A Burger King Whopper with cheese, for example, has 710 calories. Comparatively, an Applebee’s Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad contains 800 calories and an Applebee’s Cheeseburger will set you back 940 calories. Similarly, Chipotle’s Chicken...
  • Dead Frog Found in Salad From Chain Sandwich Shop

    12/31/2013 10:57:49 AM PST · by nickcarraway · 75 replies
    NBC New York ^ | Tuesday, Dec 31, 2013
    A sandwich restaurant chain says it's looking into how a dead frog got into a customer's salad in Manhattan Monday. The customer found the small frog in her salad from a Pret A Manger store on 47th Street and Sixth Avenue, according to her colleague Kathryn Lurie, who photographed it and posted it to the photo-sharing app Instagram. Lurie, an editor at The Wall Street Journal, said on Twitter her co-worker wanted to remain anonymous but that "she was pretty shaken, understandably." It's not clear how the frog got into the salad. Pret said in a statement: "Our lettuce is...
  • Iowa law prevents officials from releasing names in cyclospora case

    08/01/2013 12:02:13 PM PDT · by nuconvert · 14 replies
    Iowa law is preventing state health officials from releasing the name or names of salad brand mixtures implicated in a widespread cyclospora case that has sickened dozens across Iowa. The law states officials can only release the identity of businesses if the problem persists, which officials don't believe is happening because of a drop in cases, officials said in a release on Wednesday.
  • Don’t Eat Salad with Fat-Free Dressing Says Science

    07/05/2012 12:00:01 PM PDT · by James C. Bennett · 102 replies
    Gizmodo ^ | JUL 5, 2012 1:40 PM | Gizmodo
    If you're using fat free dressing on your salad, you're doing it all wrong. According to scientists, you need to eat salad with fat-based dressings to get the most out of the veggies. Having no fat in your salad actually diminishes the benefit from eating vegetables. This sounds a little crazy, right? But yes, even though fat free dressing has less calories than its fatty filled counterpart, you're not getting the full oomph you want when eating vegetables with skinny dressings. Researchers at Purdue University compared salad eating with dressing that had saturated fat, monounsaturated fat and polyunsaturated fat at...
  • Key witness in Bryan Stow beating dies unexpectedly

    08/01/2011 5:39:32 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 11 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | August 1, 2011 | Andrew Blankstein
    A key witness in the beating case of Giants fan Bryan Stow at Dodger Stadium died suddenly, apparently of an allergic food reaction. According to law enforcement sources familiar with the case, Matthew Lee died Sunday after eating a salad that apparently contained nuts, which caused the allergic reaction. The coroner has not determined a cause of death, however.
  • Somali Pirates Kill 4 Americans on Hijacked Ship

    02/22/2011 7:33:13 AM PST · by Allthegoodusernamesaregone · 219 replies
    WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2011 – Somali pirates killed all four Americans they had held hostage aboard a sailing vessel in the Indian Ocean this morning, U.S. Central Command officials announced. U.S. officials were negotiating with the pirates for the safe return of the captured Americans when the murders took place, officials said. Centcom officials said that in the midst of negotiations, U.S. forces responded to gunfire aboard the S/V Quest. When the forces reached the boat, officials said, they discovered all four hostages had been shot by their captors. Despite immediate steps to provide life-saving care, all four hostages ultimately...
  • Police: Utah woman tried to trade salad for drugs

    05/17/2011 1:19:06 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 70 replies
    Associated Press ^ | May 17, 2011
    SALT LAKE CITY — A Salt Lake City woman has been charged with a third degree felony for allegedly asking an undercover police officer to give her drugs in exchange for an Olive Garden salad in a to-go box. The 33-year-old woman approached the undercover officer who was working on the corner of 200 South and 300 West in Salt Lake, according to charging documents. The woman was carrying a white food container and asked the undercover officer for $10 worth of cocaine, according to the charges. She "stated that she wanted some cocaine, but she only had $2 and...
  • Latest Terror Threat in US Aimed to Poison Food -ricin & cyanide slipped into salad bars and buffets

    12/21/2010 7:38:35 AM PST · by JoyjoyfromNJ · 54 replies · 5+ views
    CBS news (radio and web) ^ | Dec 21, 2010 | Armen Keteyian
    In this exclusive story, CBS News chief investigative correspondent Armen Keteyian reports the latest terror attack to America involves the possible use of poisons - simultaneous attacks targeting hotels and restaurants at many locations over a single weekend. A key Intelligence source has confirmed the threat as "credible." . . . The plot uncovered earlier this year is said to involve the use of two poisons - ricin and cyanide - slipped into salad bars and buffets. Of particular concern: The plotters are believed to be tied to the same terror group that attempted to blow up cargo planes over...
  • White House to put up to 5,000 salad bars in schools

    11/19/2010 8:45:22 AM PST · by kingattax · 42 replies · 1+ views
    Sun Valley Online ^ | 11/18/10 | Ed Bruske.
    The White House is set to announce on Monday a major new initiative that would place up to 5,000 salad bars in public schools nationwide, despite uncertainties over how local health inspectors might treat those salad bars and USDA nutrition-tracking rules that could prove a major impediment.
  • Tuna Salad

    11/08/2009 7:01:12 AM PST · by Patriot1259 · 26 replies · 1,166+ views
    TheCypressTimes.com ^ | 11/08/2009 | Stacey Winder
    I like to make a big batch of this and have it for lunch during the week, or as a snack with crackers.
  • Brioche Croutons

    10/21/2009 2:52:00 PM PDT · by Patriot1259 · 1 replies · 270+ views
    TheCypressTimes.com ^ | 10/21/2009 | Chef Nettie
    Aren't the croutons the best part of a Caesar salad? These croutons are made with brioche bread and they're delicious in soup or on a salad. One day I put some out with drinks and they all disappeared! This is a great way to use that leftover bread in the freezer.
  • Crab and Avocado Salad

    10/20/2009 3:12:41 AM PDT · by Patriot1259 · 8 replies · 531+ views
    The Cypress Times ^ | 10/19/09 | Stacey Winder
    Ingredients: 3 large avocados 2 1/2 lbs. lump crab meat 1/2 cup celery, chopped fine 1/4 cup lemon juice 4 tbsp. olive oil 1/4 cup vinegar 1/4 tsp. cayenne pepper 3 tbsp. green onions, chopped fine salt and pepper to taste
  • Can you fry or cook with salad dressings? (Vanity)

    08/22/2008 4:36:07 PM PDT · by Sonny M · 56 replies · 1,031+ views
    Free Republic ^ | 08/23/08 | Sonny M.
    Here is the question, in terms of both safety and taste. Can you cook or fry with salad dressing? I know you can marinate with some oil type salad dressings (alot of folks use italian salad dressing to marinate chicken, steaks and pork chops, etc). However, can you actually fry foods using say, creamy salad dressings? Like creamy italian or ranch style dressing? Or, also a weird but strange question, if you are eating something and pour creamy style dressing over it, can you put it into the fridge and reheat (probably via microwave) later on and eat it again,...
  • Shipwreck Yields World's Oldest Salad Dressing

    06/24/2008 7:28:42 AM PDT · by blam · 35 replies · 120+ views
    Discovery News ^ | Jennifer Viegas
    Shipwreck Yields World's Oldest Salad Dressing Jennifer Viegas, Discovery News June 20, 2008 -- Olive oil infused with fragrant herbs has been identified in an ancient Greek ceramic transport jar known as an amphora, along with another container of what could be the world's oldest retsina-type wine, according to a recent Journal of Archaeological Science paper. It is the first time DNA has been extracted from shipwrecked artifacts -- the two large jars were recovered from a 2,400-year-old wrecked vessel off the Greek island of Chios. If the second jar indeed contained a retsina-like wine, which is preserved and flavored...
  • Thousand Island dressing stirs Muslim row

    04/15/2008 7:09:50 AM PDT · by yankeedame · 56 replies · 73+ views
    Ynetnews.com ^ | 04.13.08
    Thousand Island dressing stirs Muslim row Website calls on Israeli Arabs to avoid dressing after consumer discovers it contains alcohol Roee Nahmias Published: 04.13.08, 10:28 / Israel Culture No dressing for you – another product banned by MuslimsPhoto: Dana Kopel A website affiliated with the northern branch of Israel's Islamic Movement warned its readers to avoid a brand of Thousand Island dressing produced by a well-known Israeli company. The warning was issued after a local Arab discovered that the dressing contains alcohol. The Palestine 48 website called on its readers to stay away from the dressing after being approached by...
  • Central Florida Woman Says She Found Frog Head In Fast-Food Salad

    02/26/2008 1:19:57 PM PST · by stainlessbanner · 41 replies · 1,916+ views
    local6 ^ | February 26, 2008
    PALM BAY, Fla. -- A Palm Bay woman claims her fast-food lunch included the head and front half of a frog and she snapped a cell phone photo to prove it. Michelle Arndt, 32, told Local 6 News partner Florida Today that she ordered a salad with fried chicken strips and found the frog after eating about half of the salad. Local 6 and Florida Today have not named the restaurant where the salad was purchased. "I think it's totally disgusting," Arndt said. "Where is the other half of the frog?" Arndt said a manager took the salad and her...
  • Ingredients for Salad Dressing Found in 2,400-year-old Shipwreck

    11/10/2007 6:37:47 AM PST · by Daffynition · 66 replies · 239+ views
    LiveScience ^ | 08 November 2007 | Charles Q. Choi
    Genetic analysis has revealed the contents of an ancient shipwreck dating back to the era of the Roman Republic and Athenian Empire. The cargo was olive oil flavored with oregano. Beyond discovering ingredients for Italian salad dressing on the sea floor, such research could provide a wealth of insights concerning the everyday life of ancient seafaring civilizations that would otherwise be lost at sea. An international team of U.S. and Greek researchers investigated the remains of a 2,400-year-old shipwreck that lies 230 feet (70 meters) deep, roughly a half-mile (1 kilometer) off the coast of the Greek island of Chios...
  • Salad Is Murder

    07/03/2007 1:59:31 PM PDT · by vaper69 · 10 replies · 703+ views
    I have long been perplexed by the greenies who refuse to eat meat because they believe they would be murdering the animal. This same group of people has lobbied for decades to prove that plants are living creatures. They then eat the plants, which they say are alive, while refusing to eat meat because the animal is alive. Hypocrisy, I know. Furthermore, I remember hearing these people talk about how you are "hurting" or "torturing" trees and plants if you pull off a branch or leaf. They often equate it with pulling off one of your fingers, or limbs. With...
  • Potato Salad May Help the Immune System

    06/25/2007 3:22:59 PM PDT · by blam · 147 replies · 2,975+ views
    Science Daily ^ | 6-25-2007 | Society Of Chemical Industry
    Source: Society of Chemical Industry Date: June 25, 2007 Potato Salad May Help the Immune System Science Daily — It has long been known that eating potatoes is good for bowel health, but new research suggests that they may also have a beneficial effect on the whole immune system. Especially if eaten cold or in a potato salad, Anne Pichon reports in Chemistry & Industry. Spanish researchers found that growing pigs fed large quantities of raw potato starch (RPS) had a healthier bowel. Not a surprise, but they also found that RPS pigs had decreased levels of white blood cells,...
  • 'BEYOND STUPID': Teen sentenced for putting sperm in salad dressing

    05/24/2007 11:47:50 AM PDT · by erikm88 · 31 replies · 1,008+ views
    WHEATON, Ill. (AP) -- A judge has ordered a 17-year-old to pay a $750 fine and perform 120 hours of community service for contaminating salad dressing with semen and returning it to a suburban Chicago high school's cafeteria. DuPage County Judge Terence Sheen also placed Marco Castro on two years probation Wednesday and ordered him to write a letter of apology to Wheaton North High School officials. Castro must complete his community service work for an agency that works with AIDS patients.
  • Frog found in supermarket salad

    04/10/2006 9:08:58 PM PDT · by Aussie Dasher · 10 replies · 417+ views
    Herald Sun ^ | 11 April 2006 | Jade Bilowol
    A CUSTOMER says she found a dead frog in a pre-mixed Caesar salad bought from a Brisbane supermarket. Julie Lumber, of Springfield in Brisbane's west, today said she was preparing for a barbecue when the green intruder dropped out of a Caesar salad "with the works" bought from Coles at the weekend. "I opened up the bag and the frog fell out on the side of the plate. "I just went 'oh my god' and then we had a laugh about it. "I couldn't stomach French food with the frogs legs and snails and I wasn't about to try it...
  • A Few of FR's Finest....Every Day....11-17-05....Thanksgiving Countdown - T minus 7

    11/16/2005 7:32:04 PM PST · by DollyCali · 95 replies · 1,074+ views
    DollyCali | November 17, 2005 | DollyCali
    A Few of FR's Finest....Every Day Free Republic made its debut in September, 1996, and the forum was added in early 1997.   Over 100,000 people have registered for posting privileges on Free Republic, and the forum is read daily by tens of thousands of concerned citizens and patriots from all around the country and the world. A Few of FR's Finest....Every Day was introduced on June 24, 2002. It's only a small room in JimRob's house where we can get to know one another a little better; salute and support our military and our leaders; pray for those in...
  • No Leniency for Leftist Hatemongers (PHOTOS INCLUDED)

    04/13/2005 9:18:54 AM PDT · by hinterlander · 39 replies · 3,520+ views
    Human Events Online ^ | April 13, 2005 | Patrick X. Coyle
    "…though liberals do a great deal of talking about hearing other points of view, it sometimes shocks them to learn that there are other points of view."--William F. Buckley, National Review, Jan 11, 1956. On March 31, 900 students, faculty and community members gathered in a Western Michigan University lecture hall to hear Pat Buchanan talk about immigration and the culture war. The conservatives on campus, led by Young America's Foundation (YAF) supporter Matt Hall, had worked tirelessly to bring Buchanan to their campus. They had a track record of hosting and organizing many successful events featuring YAF speakers and...
  • Salad-dressing thrower a student who reads a lot (National Socialist)

    04/03/2005 5:25:12 PM PDT · by Dan from Michigan · 62 replies · 3,591+ views
    Kalamazoo Gazette ^ | 4-2-05 | Barbara Walters
    Salad-dressing thrower a student who reads a lot Saturday, April 02, 2005 Barbara Walters The Paw Paw man who threw salad dressing over the head and shirt of the conservative political figure Pat Buchanan at Western Michigan University Thursday makes his living as a prep cook at an "upscale place" in Kalamazoo, he said. Samuel Mesick, 24, also is a full-time student at Kalamazoo Valley Community College with no declared major, according to school records. A 1998 graduate of Paw Paw High School, Mesick faces a misdemeanor charge for disturbing the peace when he is arraigned April 14. Western police...
  • As Border Tightens, Growers SeeThreat to 'Winter Salad Bowl'

    03/11/2005 2:06:08 PM PST · by La Enchiladita · 126 replies · 3,812+ views
    WSJ ^ | March 11, 2005 | MIRIAM JORDAN
    PAGE ONE advertisement Crucial Ingredient As Border Tightens, Growers See Threat to 'Winter Salad Bowl' Yuma, Ariz., Relies on Muscle From Illegal Immigrants; Security vs. Economics A Job Americans Won't Do By MIRIAM JORDAN Staff Reporter of THE WALL STREET JOURNAL March 11, 2005; Page A1 YUMA, Ariz. -- Shortly before Thanksgiving last year, Tom Nassif did something few law-abiding citizens would ever think to do: He called the U.S. Border Patrol here and suggested agents stop manning a highway checkpoint intended to keep illegal immigrants out of the country. A former U.S. ambassador and currently the president of a...
  • Police Zap Dad Accused Of Stealing Salad At Chuck E. Cheese

    03/02/2005 7:09:34 AM PST · by esryle · 551 replies · 6,474+ views
    AURORA, Colo. -- Aurora police have reviewed a weekend incident in which a man accused of stealing salad from a Chuck E. Cheese salad bar was hit with a stun gun twice by officers and said that proper procedures were followed. The incident began at 4:05 p.m. Sunday when officers were called to the restaurant on a report of a larceny in progress. Police talked to the Chuck E. Cheese manager, who told them that a customer had refused to show proof that he had paid for food. The manager said the man was seen "loading" his plate at the...
  • FDA: Outbreaks May Be From Salad Packages (Food-poisoning Alert)

    05/22/2004 8:40:12 PM PDT · by nuconvert · 25 replies · 346+ views
    Ap ^ | May 22, 2004
    FDA: Outbreaks May Be From Salad Packages May 22,2004 WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal regulators are alerting consumers that raw basil and spring mix salad may be linked to food-poisoning outbreaks that reportedly sickened more than 90 people in Illinois and Texas. The Food and Drug Administration issued the alert late Friday. The agency has been working with the federal Centers of Disease Control and Prevention to determine the source of the outbreaks of cyclosporiasis, an infection in the small intestine. Cyclosporiasis can cause flu-like symptoms such as diarrhea, stomach cramps, nausea, muscle aches and fever. Signs of infection usually develop...
  • Leftist Salon.Com Writer Joe Conason Is Joe Dirt

    09/24/2003 1:33:49 PM PDT · by ultimate_robber_baron · 7 replies · 1,597+ views
    The Hawaii Reporter ^ | Wednesday, September 24, 2003 | Stuart K. Hayashi
    Meet Joe Dirt Stuart K. Hayashi In 2001, comedian David Spade came out with a movie titled "The Adventures of Joe Dirt." It now appears that the film was about Joe Conason, the author of "Big Lies: The Right-Wing Propaganda Machine and How It Distorts the Truth" and an editorialist for the liberal-biased Salon.com. In the person of Brad Pitt, you've already Met Joe Black. Now Meet the Real Joe Dirt. His book purports to expose how right-wingers harness the corporate media to brainwash society. Instead of demonstrating such, however, Joe is too busy flinging his Dirt around. In two...
  • Salad spat leaves holes in walls, wife accused of battery

    05/28/2003 7:48:56 AM PDT · by Mister Magoo · 17 replies · 186+ views
    Southwest Florida News-Press ^ | May 28, 2003 | Associated Press
    <p>TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. — Too little food at a dinner party can leave a bad taste in the mouths of your guests.</p> <p>So, apparently, can too much salad.</p> <p>A couple abruptly ended a Memorial Day bash they were throwing for a few guests after Sandra Garner complained her husband, Darryl, made too much salad.</p>