The Simpsons will take on foodie culture in an upcoming episode in which Marge becomes a food blogger, as reported by Michelle. Also: Slater's 50/50 serves fried chicken and pancakes. Marshmallow vodka: delicious, or stomach churning? OC kids are 3 percent less fat, but childhood obesity lingers in California (from a Navel Gazing post). Friday is Pepero day: Indulge in the Korean chocolate-dipped biscuit snack.
Bruxie No. 2 opened Tuesday — yay! Shuji dishes on the new menu offerings here. Also, some shitty corporate rip-offs of regional food favorites. Indian food workers got moves, too. Bigmista's Barbecue brings another cart to Long Beach.
Gustavo reported a man suffered head injuries after a drive-by pumpkin attack. Srsly? Also, a false fire alarm at Taco Bell sparks an unintentional arrest. Gustavo named his picks of 10 great OC luxe loncheras.
Edwin gives us his review of Ben & Jerrys' Schweddy Balls ice cream. Two separate studies show that the middle class eats the most fast food and more patrons are ordering water and iced tea at restaurants. A corn-shucking how-to video hit 5 million pageviews in two months!