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  1. rivalries
    Lizzo Recreated Anchorman’s Legendary Jazz Flute SceneIt’s finally been decided: Lizzo is the most powerful jazz flautist in pop culture.
  2. rivalries
    Bravo Abandoning Feud-Style Show About Anna Wintour and Tina BrownBooooooo.
  3. You Probably Don’t Know Who Your Work Rivals AreWe’re a lot better at noticing friendliness than competition.
  4. rivalries
    DC’s Ezra Miller Will Not Sign Your Marvel Comic“Find something else, I’ll sign it. I can’t sign that for you, it’s so obvious that I can’t sign that.”
  5. the feeding tube
    Does the World Need a Great British Bake Off Rival Show?The BBC reportedly thinks it might.
  6. the industry
    Mary Berry to Reportedly Star in Bake Off RivalNow this is what we call a bake-off.
  7. draaahma!
    Yulia Efimova Talks Messy Olympics Doping Drama“This was more like a war.”
  8. A Brief History of Taylor Swift and Kanye’s Ongoing FeudIt all started with four little words.
  9. life is unfair
    Study: Older Sisters Weigh MoreBeing firstborn isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.
  10. advice
    Ask Polly: How Do I Stop Obsessing Over My Former Enemy?You’re lucky — this is an opportunity.
  11. rivalries
    A Recent History of NYPD-FDNY BeefA look back after Sunday’s hockey brawl.
  12. rivalries
    Study: Call the Midwife, Not the DoctorIt’s pitocin vs. patchouli in a baby-delivery derby. 
  13. rivalries
    The FDNY Totally Laughed at the Cop Stuck in a Tree Before Helping Him Down“They all gathered around and laughed at him.”
  14. rivalries
    A Very Emasculating Thing Happened to the NYPD TodayAn officer got stuck in a tree and had to be rescued by the FDNY. 
  15. dramz
    The Dubious Rivalry Between Raf Simons and Hedi Slimane: An ExaminationWhy does everyone insist upon their face-off?
  16. Rivalries
    S.F. Has More Restaurants and Bars Than Anywhere Else. Really.The old S.F. v. N.Y. rivalry has some new fodder.
  17. Go Ask Alice
    Is Alice Waters the Milli Vanilli of Chefs?Our rock-star comparisons prompted at least one reader to ask the old question, ‘Was Waters ever really a chef?’ And who should chime in but Jeremiah Tower.
  18. Brunch
    There’s a War on Brunch in BrooklynAn obscure law is being used to keep brunch off of sidewalks before noon on Sundays.
  19. rivalries
    Driving to the TV Studio Is for PeonsTrue stars have in-house studios.
  20. Kerfuffles
    Elizabeth Falkner and Anne Burrell Are in a Twitter FightBurrell accused Falkner of bad-mouthing her competitors after Burrell was eliminated from ‘Next Iron Chef.’
  21. Tony! Tony! Tony!
    Bourdain Tells New Yorkers to Shut Up and Love San Francisco“It’s a two-fisted drinking town, a carnivorous meat-eating town, it’s dirty and nasty and wonderful.”
  22. Rivalries
    Naturally, We AgreeBoston’s dining scene gives New York (and DC) a “run for its money,” says the Globe’s food critic.
  23. Rivalries
    18th Street Block to Be Bookended By Izakayas Come Late FallNamu Gaji is opening at 18th and Dolores, and Izakaya Yuzuki is opening at 18th and Guerrero.
  24. rivalries
    Alec Baldwin Will Soon Win SNL Bragging Rights Over Steve MartinDude was born in Rock Center.
  25. Rivalries
    S.F.-Bred Burritos Better Than New York’s, and Possibly Our Pizza TooAt Dos Toros, a pair of Bay Area–born brothers are showing New Yorkers what a real burrito should taste like.
  26. Rivalries
    New York v. S.F. Rivalry Stirred Up Anew, By BauerBauer’s post about why New York chefs don’t bring their empires here has spurred some defensiveness.
  27. Rivalries
    L.A. Is Now Cooler, Food-Wise, Than S.F.? Sunset Thinks So.Wtvr.
  28. traditions
    The Secret Service Is Better Than the FBI at HockeyFact.
  29. Goldman Executives Can’t Understand Why Jamie Dimon Gets So Much AttentionWe scratch our heads at Goldman every day about that guy.”
  30. Mediavore
    As Beef Prices Go Up, Restaurants Eat the Costs; Kuwait Blogger Sued for Panning
  31. The Other Critics
    Mark Bittman Admits That Maybe, Possibly, S.F. Has Better Regional Italian FoodMore fodder for the S.F.-NYC rivalry, via a NYT food writer.
  32. Rivalries
    Google to Groupon: Fine, We’ll Just Start Our Own Coupon SiteOhh, snap! Two months after getting turned down for an acquisition, Google goes to war.
  33. white men with money
    Richard Branson Is Launching an iPad Publication, Too, You Know“We definitely haven’t got a Rupert Murdoch–size advertising budget … “
  34. rivalries
    The Knicks Aren’t About to Let the Nets Claim Brooklyn for ThemselvesA billboard near Atlantic Yards, and now a TV-commercial diss.
  35. Booze You Can Use
    21st Amendment Makes World Series Bet With Texas BreweryIf the Giants win, a Texas brewer will have to drink a 21st Amendment beer while standing in a Giants jersey in front of the Rangers’ stadium.
  36. Foodievents
    San Francisco Bests New York Again at Le Grand Fooding, Night TwoThe visiting team took it, folks. Game, set, match. But things got a bit too crowded to savor the nuances.
  37. Foodievents
    Handicapping Le Grand Fooding’s N.Y. vs. S.F. DeathmatchGrub Street weighs the competitors at this weekend’s coast vs. coast culinary showdown.
  38. Rivalries
    San Franciscans Spend More on Food Than New Yorkers?A new ranking site puts S.F. twice as high as a “best” place to live as N.Y.
  39. Foodievents
    Snag Pre-Sale Tickets for Le Fooding in NYCGet early-bird tickets to the big S.F. vs. N.Y. throwdown.
  40. Rivalries
    Nate Appleman Thinks the S.F. vs. N.Y. Thing is Dumb
  41. rivalries
    Here Come Whichever Red Sox Aren’t Still on the DLThe Yankees can just about put Boston away this weekend.
  42. The Other Blogs
    Print Mag 7x7 Thinks S.F. Has Too Many Food Blogs7x7 seems to think everyone’s reading all the many blogs covering SF’s food scene. They’re not.
  43. Rivalries
    WTF, CHOW?: ‘S.F. Has a Lot to Learn from L.A.’On their Innovation Tour 2010, CHOW throws S.F. under the bus after a “fun” trip to L.A.
  44. Previews
    Una Pizza Napoletana Hopefully to Open in AugustThe NYC pizzaiolo has hit some permitting snags, but is crossing his fingers for August.
  45. Foodievents
    Check Out the Lineup for the Le Fooding Throwdown Between NYC and S.F.The big foodie frenzy returns to Queens this September and this time will stoke the S.F. v. NYC rivalry.
  46. Rivalries
    NYC vs. S.F. Bao Showdown Coming This AugustChairman Bao buns by Eddie Huang will go head to head with Chairman Bao’s buns at the Eat Real Fest.
  47. Rivalries
    Exploring the Two Ends of the 24th Street Donut SpectrumMission Local provides an almost melancholy slideshow of these two very different donut shops.
  48. Bookshelf
    Kim Severson Stokes S.F. vs. NYC FireA food writer transplanted from NY to SF says that San Francisco needs to accept that we’re the “gorgeous younger sister” who everyone wants to be like.
  49. mets
    Is Phillies-Mets a Rivalry Again?The Mets and Phillies play three in Philadelphia this weekend.
  50. rivalries
    Which Rivalries Are Really, Totally Real?Justin Tuck hates the Cowboys as much as Giants fans do. What other rivalries stack up?
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