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  1. Brain Freeze
    Watch a Kaleidoscope of Daiquiris Pouring in New OrleansGallon jugs of the stuff.
  2. Tremendous Deals
    Grub Street and Top Chef Will Give Away Beignets and Po’ BoysThe Top Chef food truck will hit Manhattan on October 1.
  3. Yes-Jitos
    Habana Outpost Owner Moves Ahead With New Orleans ProjectThe ecoconscious Cuban restaurant is one step closer to opening.
  4. Solange Is Buying ‘a Cute Yellow House’To go with her cute yellow clothes!
  5. Swag
    Beyoncé Purchased 150 Po’boys at ParkwayIt pays to be in Queen Bey’s entourage.
  6. Temporary Closings
    Historic New Orleans Restaurant Brennan’s Is ClosedFamily feuds, lawsuits, old-school waiters, and turtle soup.
  7. The Other Critics
    Times-Picayune Rehires Brett Anderson As Restaurant CriticThe food critic starts again in September.
  8. No-Jitos
    New Orleans Residents Threaten to Sue If Planned Habana Outpost Moves Forward“This chain, themed restaurant is totally out of character with this area of the Quarter.”
  9. arrests
    There’s Been an Arrest in the New Orleans Mother’s Day ShootingThat was fast. 
  10. unhappy mother's day
    Seventeen People Shot at New Orleans Mother’s Day Parade No fatalities have been reported.
  11. Monuments
    This Epic Monument to Popeyes Founder Al Copeland Probably Won’t Get BuiltLooks fine to us.
  12. first person
    How to Feel When Your Ex Is Nominated for an OscarI moved across the country for his movie. Then I lost him to it.
  13. Grub Guide
    Five Places in Philadelphia Where the Good Times Are Rolling For Mardi GrasLive it up with the Fat Tuesday inspired specials at these bars and restaurants.
  14. Video Feed
    Watch Aziz Ansari Go On a Po’ Boy CrawlTartar sauce on the side “to see how it feels.”
  15. NBC Hops on the Musical Teens Bandwagon with New Marching Band ComedyTaking a cue from Glee and this weekend’s college a cappella comedy Pitch Perfect, NBC is developing a show about rhythmic youngsters all of […]
  16. in development
    NBC Developing New Orleans Series With a Musical SideThe Swamp.
  17. Mixocalypse
    The Varnish Wins ‘Best American Cocktail Bar’Cedd Moses’ Downtown bar takes home the blue ribbon at The Spirited Awards in New Orleans.
  18. Will Ferrell Can Teach Us How to Live It’s official: Will Ferrell is having the most fun of all the people, celebrities and non-specials alike. Shooting strange local commercials […]
  19. Mediavore
    Rihanna Helicopters Junk Food to Hawaiian Villa; Ludo Lefebvre Attacks New YorkThe French chef thinks his East Coast counterparts are “too stuffy.”
  20. Mediavore
    New Jersey Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Nudie Bar Ban; Frank Bruni Weighs inPlus: In NoLa, a Gossip Girl gets turned into a hungry girl; and vegans tackle butchering, all in our morning news roundup.
  21. Menus
    Khyber Let’s the Good Times Roll With a New NOLA-Inspired BrunchThe new brunch menu offers a taste of the Big Easy.
  22. Foodievents
    Percy Street BBQ Gets Ready to Crown Its First Ever Pecan Harvest QueenThe pecan harvest celebration is a uniquely southern tradition.
  23. Chef Thoughts
    What Do Our Chefs Think of The Zagat-Google Deal?Mezze’s Micah Wexler says of Zagat,” My restaurant friends and I would literally memorize the ratings and test each other…Over the last decade they’ve lost a lot of ground.”
  24. verdicts
    New Orleans Cops Found Guilty in Post-Katrina ShootingFive officers were convicted on 25 counts.
  25. Mediavore
    Area Farmers Sweat Over Hot and Dry Weather Conditions; Insects Taste a LittlePlus: research shows restaurants often under-report calorie counts for most dishes; and a cult-favorite New Orleans restaurateur succumbs to cancer, all in our morning news roundup.
  26. obviously
    Anti-Gay, Anti-Masturbation Pastor Caught Masturbating Next to PlaygroundShocking, right?
  27. Beef
    Richman to Nemesis Bourdain, Regarding That Treme Cameo: ‘NiceHow did the critic feel about appearing in a scene written by the man who called him a “douchebag,” in the city that hates him?
  28. Openings
    Williamsburg Newcomer Maison Premiere Channels Olde Absinthe HouseAnother place for muffulettas paired with fancy cocktails!
  29. Mediavore
    A Vineyard Grows in Catalina; Kiddies Consuming Too Much CaffeineThe Wrigley family seeks to lure tourists into the island with booze, while 75% of youngsters are buzzing on soda.
  30. Slideshow
    A Closer Look at Idle Hands and Billy Hurricane’s, a Little Bit of BourbonNinety-six-ounce boots, scorpion bowls, and growlers, plus a bourbon bar downstairs.
  31. Openings
    Speakeasy-‘Speakloudly’ Opens on Avenue BIdle Hands and Billy Hurricanes are open in the East Village.
  32. At the Movies
    Saving Willie Mae’sA documentary about the rebuilding of a New Orleans institution gets us a little weepy.
  33. photo op
    President Obama Addresses the City of New Orleans“We should not be playing Russian roulette every hurricane season.”
  34. Slideshow
    A Look At FiveOFour, Soft-Open Today in HollywoodThe Big Easy comes to Hollywood Blvd. and clothes already start coming off.
  35. Ice Ice Baby
    Little Dom’s Pushing Sno BallsThe New Orleans summer treat hits Los Feliz.
  36. music
    Play Around on an Audio Map of New OrleansIt’s like taking a tiny, miniature, alcohol-free audio vacation.
  37. justice
    New Orleans Cops Charged for Post-Katrina Civilian ShootingsFour were killed in the 2005 incident.
  38. Mediavore
    Vince Neil Arrested For DUI; Stefan Richter Scores Cameo on EntourageThe Motley Crue singer was celebrating a new album called “Tatoos and Tequila” while the Top Chef horndog is making his HBO debut.
  39. Openings
    Midnight Muffulettas: Big Daddy’s UWS, Huey’s 24/7 Diner in MidtownA New York City diner moves uptown, while a New Orleans chain comes to midtown.
  40. in other news
    News Anchor Wants to Know If G-Shot Allows One to ‘Enjoy Penis a Little More’Of course it does!
  41. Mediavore
    Big Easy Seafood Untarnished by Oil Slick; Gwyneth Paltrow Might Have Been aNew Orleans manages a fresh catch despite ocean disaster and a famous actress thinks she could have been a restaurateur.
  42. Mediavore
    Sales Up for Chicago Restaurants; New Orleans Food Is Still SafePlus: High-fructose corn syrup has an unhealthy stigma, bread baking finds home followers, tequila takes its place behind the high end bar.
  43. Mediavore
    Ramsay Runs Out of Steam in London Marathon; Vietnamese Cajun SpreadsTelevision’s angriest chef exits at mile 20, while New Orleans’ cuisine gets a new spin from non-natives.
  44. Mediavore
    A New Food Truck Starts Up; Order from Your iPadPlus: Gordan Ramsey doesn’t finish the race and chefs get a head start with hotel restaurants.
  45. Mediavore
    Escaping the Lunch Rut; the Lure of Hotel RestaurantsPlus: Gordon Ramsey runs the London Marathon, and Employees Only makes a deal with FreshDirect, all in our morning news roundup.
  46. Mediavore
    Plainclothes Police Make Arrest at Prezza; Vietnamese/Cajun Fusion on the RisePlus: iPads come to eateries, and New Orleans’ restaurant scene grows, all in our morning news roundup.
  47. Mediavore
    McCafe Frappe Arrives in Philly; Vietnamese/Cajun Cuisine on the RisePlus: iPads hit eateries, and New Orleans’ restaurant scene grows, all in our morning news roundup.
  48. Openings
    Speakeasy-‘Speakloudly’ Planned for Avenue BA Mardi Gras–themed bar on top, and a bourbon bar on bottom.
  49. Fat Tuesday
    Mardi Gras Reaches Rush StreetNew Orleans drink specials and masked bead throwers will come to Culver.
  50. Foodievents
    Cocktail Dens Gone Wild: Fort Defiance Becomes a New Orleans Sports BarFrozen hurricanes all around!
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