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11 of The Weirdest Burgers Ever

Happy National Cheeseburger Day everyone! In honor of the holiday celebrating one of the world’s most popular foods, here are a few of the strangest hamburgers ever grilled up and served on a bun. 1. Nutburger from  Matt’s Place in Butte, Montana I’m not a big fan of nuts, especially peanuts, so this burger sounds gross to [...]

Dietribes: I Can Haz Cheeseburger

• Various dictionaries trace the first mention of the hamburger to 1889 as a “hamburg steak.” Or was it 1884 in the Boston Journal? Maybe, according to an entry in ”American Gastronomy” written by Louis Szathmary in 1974, the hamburger’s opening performance came in 1836 on a Delmonico’s menu. Regardless, it seems that this wholly [...]

The Quick Seven: Seven Sandwich Stories

Next time you’re getting ready to order a fabulously unhealthy lunch at your favorite diner, take a second to look over the menu. There are stories behind a lot of those classic dishes – here are just a few of them. 1. Monte Cristo. Its name remains somewhat of a mystery, but most sources seem to [...]

Why Do College Basketball Teams Cut Down the Nets?

© Wally McNamee/CORBIS The men’s NCAA Division I hoops championship game is tonight, and we can’t tell you whether UConn or Butler is going to win. We can predict two things, though. The winning team will cut down the nets. And CBS will show a highlight montage set to the song “One Shining Moment.” Let’s take [...]