Baby Carrots Continue Extreme Marketing Campaign, Now For The Ladies

This ad reveals that baby carrots are not just extreme, but also indulgent — like Herbal Essences, flavored coffee powders, and extra-creamy yogurt. But will they make Jamie Lee Curtis regular? » 9/09/10 10:49am 9/09/10 10:49am

Is It Selfish To Throw A Vegan Wedding?

As Douglas Quenqua notes in the New York Times, many vegans and vegetarians are faced with a bit of a dilemma when selecting the food that will be served at their wedding: » 8/08/10 2:05pm 8/08/10 2:05pm

The Passion Of The Parsnip: Vegetarianism And The Feelings Of Plants

Arguing about food is totally a thing in this waning year, and now Natalie Angier has thrown her hat into the ring by claiming that plants have feelings too. » 12/22/09 12:00pm 12/22/09 12:00pm

The Challenges Of Raising Kids Vegetarian

Today's LA Times brings up an interesting issue (and one that Jonathan Safran Foer will surely face at some point): how do you raise kids vegetarian without making mealtime a battle? » 11/09/09 2:00pm 11/09/09 2:00pm

Giles Coren: "Vegetarianism Is An Eating Disorder"

Giles Coren of the Times of London believes that vegetarianism is just another form of disordered eating, an illness hidden under layers of moral or religious reasoning. "Vegetarianism is a cry for help," he writes. » 4/04/09 4:00pm 4/04/09 4:00pm

Porno For Parsnips

Gothamist has discovered what it terms "possibly the most obscene parsnip(s) ever." The full monty can be found after the jump. Gives "root vegetable" a whole new meaning. [Gothamist] » 12/30/08 12:30pm 12/30/08 12:30pm

Do More Men Really Go Vegan Because Of Pamela Anderson's Boobs?

Last month when I disclosed my prejudice against vegan guys, hackles were raised in the comments section about the manly men who love poon as much as they love quinoa. Well today's NY Times "Thursday Styles" section profiles one Johnny Diablo, who has made a career out of combining poon and quinoa: he opened a… » 3/27/08 2:30pm 3/27/08 2:30pm