Articles by Anthony Smith
Cockroach

Why Food Futurologists Think We'll Be Eating Bugs in a Couple of Years

Food futurologists are citing "volatile food prices and a growing population" as the chief reasons why we'll have to drastically change our eating habits in the years to come. But how drastically are we talking here? Read more

Do or Dine

What To Expect from the Brooklyn Chef that Won Season Eight of "Food Network Star"

Justin Warner is about to bring a little bit of Brooklyn to the rest of the world. If you aren't shivering with anticipation, then you aren't doing it right. Read more

Palin

Even Sarah Palin Loves Chick-Fil-A's #HateChicken

Last Friday, Sarah Palin added her considerable voice to the debate on Chick-Fil-A. Read more

Anarchy

The Best Brooklyn Local Food Companies

We've compiled a list of our absolute favorites. Here's the top three absolute best Brooklyn Local Food Companies in the neighborhood. Read more

Gay Marriage

In Midst of Chick-Fil-A Scandal, Amazon CEO Supports Gay Marriage

In the midst of painful, sociopolitical flatulence caused by greasy fried chicken's expressed support for traditionally defined marriage, much attention is being paid to where certain companies stand on one of the key social issues that divides our nation: equal rights for LGBTQ Americans. Read more

Maison Kaiser

Superstar Parisian Bakery Maison Kayser Will Open in New York!

This is incredibly exciting news for everyone who loves good food: Eater received word today that Maison Kayser, a terrifically famous Parisian bakery known for its killer baguettes, tarts, and quiches, will be opening shop in New York City for the first time ever. Read more

Olympics

2012 London Olympics Touts Local Favorites in Sample Menu

The London 2012 Olympics food menu has been up on their website since it launched, offering revelers and patrons a chance to partake of a cross-section of the most iconic, if not the best, that London's incorrectly maligned cuisine has to offer. Read more

Chick-fil-a

I Know Chick-fil-A is Homophobic, But Is It Sexist, Too?

Chick-fil-A is having a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week that they deserve. Read more

Chick-fil-a

Donald Perry, Chick-fil-A Public Relations VP, Dead from Heart Attack During Scandal

On July 27th, 2012, we've received word that Donald Perry, the vice president of public relations for Chick-fil-A, has died of a heart attack. Read more

Gay Marriage

Which of Your Favorite Fast Food Chains Support Gay Marriage or Will Support Gay Marriage? 2013 Predictions

The ultimate guide to which of your favorite fast food chains support gay marriage and gay rights. Read more

Ramen

Which Hot Tokyo Ramen Shop Lets Customers Name Their Price?

This is one of those stories that sounds like it comes straight from heaven. But fortunately for those of us who'll find ourselves jet-setting to the Eastern Hemisphere, it comes right from heaven on earth. Read more

McDonalds' Big Mac

McDonald's Doesn't Care Whether You Live or Die

If Chick-Fil-A's bigotry weren't enough to get you riled up, then how about a case of fast food apathy to send you over the edge? Read more

Chipotle

Chipotle 2012 Stock Declines: Why Some Experts Say You Shouldn't Worry

When it comes to publicly trading food on the stock market, I can't think of a company more discussed, to its benefit and detriment, than Chipotle. Read more

Chick-fil-a

Rick Santorum, Mike Huckabee, and Conservatives Are Suddenly Chick-Fil-A Fans

The monomania of the 24-hour news cycle makes it seem like it was just yesterday that Chick-Fil-A President and Muttley's owner Dan Cathy expressed support for traditional, biblical marriage on behalf of his fried chicken and the churches that serve them. Read more

Chick-fil-a

The 2012 Aftermath: Boston and Chicago Ban Chick-Fil-A for Anti-Gay Remarks

In the wake of Chick-Fil-A President Dan Cathy's anti-gay support of traditional, biblical families, many notable, prominent figures have been expressing their outrage. Read more

Chick-fil-a

Why Did Chick-Fil-A Pretend to Be a Pretty Teenage Girl?

Yikes. This is maybe the weirdest thing to happen in the fallout of the Chick-Fil-A Anti-Gay scandal that's been tearing the world of fried chicken/politicians/celebrities asunder. Read more

Chick-fil-a

Did Chick-Fil-A Just Punish the Muppets for Speaking Out Against Them?

In a pathetic attempt to shoot back at the Jim Henson Company's recent denouncement of Chick-Fil-A's anti-gay support of traditional, biblical marriage, a sign has now been posted in select Chick-Fil-A branches across the nation announcing that the line of Jim Henson toys currently featured in their store has since been "voluntarily recalled. Read more

Chick-fil-a

Chick-Fil-A President Dan Cathy Comes Out of the Closet as Anti-Gay

On July 18, 2012, Chick-Fil-A president and Colonel Sanders nemesis Dan Cathy came out of the gay-hating closet, announcing that the southern fried chicken joint is "very much supportive of the family." He went on to explain that he and his chicken only recognized the "biblical definition of the family unit. Read more

Chick-fil-a

Homophobic, or Just Plain Chicken? The Ultimate Guide to the Chick-Fil-A Anti-Gay Saga

Your friends at FoodNRecipe are rounding up all the news that's fit to make you squint about Chick-Fil-A and their recent pro-family, anti-gay stance. Here's everything so far. Read more