The All Candy Expo is going on in Chicago right now, and while I (sadly) can't be there, some of our pals are. I'm personally looking forward to tasting the Limited Edition Twix Java Bar. - Candy Blog
A customer is reporting that he found BRAINS in their KFC. Turns out they may be intestines, but either way, talk about disgusting! - The Consumerist
In a story that's still developing, the Department of Health has shut down the famous Magnolia Bakery. Apparently it's a lack of sinks - and not rats - that has caused the shut down. Guess you'll just have to make Magnolia cupcakes at home until it reopens.
Update: Magnolia has issued an official statement stating that they've operated for 10 years without this sink.
Update 2: The Department of Health has allowed Magnolia to reopen now that they've installed a new sink.
Reason number 417 on why you shouldn't agree to be on a reality show: when a show airs, your good reputation might be destroyed. This is what Martin Hyde, former general manager of New York's Dillons restaurant is claiming in his lawsuit against Gordon Ramsay. - Hollywood Reporter
I have a really soft place in my heart for children's books. One of my favorites is called 10 Minutes Till Bedtime which is about a kid getting ready for bed when a hamster tour comes through his house. The artwork is adorable, and now there are instructions for you to make your own Ants on a Banana-Bus snack. So cute! - Hamster Tours via Neatorama