A woman who calls herself The Black Widow is thankful for her giant stomach capacity this year after defeating six men to win a turkey eating contest in Manhattan. Finally, the battle of the sexes has been decidedly won. All that the Spice Girls worked for has come to fruition.
Rocco DiSpirito, onetime star of The Restaurant, has written a diet cookbook. His goal: to help people make healthy dishes they still feel guilty eating.
Yeah, stories are fine and all, but for food-lovers, there's nothing better than a good meal description. In the latest New Yorker, chef Alice Waters reminisces about her favorite, a feast from Marcel Rouff's The Passionate Epicure — "this sumptuous French meal with everything, turtle soup, the whole thing." That…