Doggy Bag: Today's Odds and Ends
You mean the answer isn't "pop"?: Maybe you were flashing on the first time you heard "Billie Jean," or remembering how, for the life of you, you couldn't imagine what Macaulay Culkin might have been doing on those Neverland sleepovers. Mission Mission? Totally thinking bev. Blogger Allan Hough asked: What's an appropriate beverage with which to toast MJ? Read the answer and shed a tear.
You got secret sauce on your chin: Food Politics' Marion Nestle had to pinch herself. Was a Burger King ad really making so obvious a reference to fellatio? Above the name of the BK Super Seven Incher -- a, wink-wink, sandwich -- some incredulous-looking blond opens wide to receive an edible torpedo, with the promise: It'll Blow Your Mind Away. Turns out the ad is from a BK franchisee in Singapore (no direct relation to the parent company). Look and lust -- for the meat-packed sandwich, we mean.