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Burrito Box: Vending Machine Offers Gas Station Gourmet

Well, L.A. has gotten one step closer to becoming a caricature of itself: an artisanal burrito vending machine has been fully operational at a West Hollywood gas station for… more

Snackpocalypse Now: Meet Japan’s Mountain Dew-Flavored Cheetos

Like Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman in Kramer vs. Kramer, Mountain Dew and Cheetos have waged a savage custody battle for our taste buds and our affections in an attempt… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more

The Alton Browncast #27: Roger Scott & Carolyn O’Neil

This week, Alton Brown interviews his trainer, Roger Scott, and nutritionist Carolyn O’Neil (aka The Lady of the Refrigerator)…. more

The Alton Browncast #26: Lucky Yates

Alton Brown hosts Lucky Yates (aka Archer’s Dr. Krieger a/k/a The Dungeon Master) on his podcast this week. They reminisce about Good Eats, debate clones vs. robots,… more

The Alton Browncast #25: Santa Stops By

Santa Claus has stopped by The Alton Browncast to help Alton answer some of your holiday questions. Find out what they do with instant potato flakes, whether you should cream… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #34: Kurt Braunohler and Mike Garber

Kurt Braunohler joins Doug and Karen for some delicious food and beer from chef Mike Garber from Haven Gastropub in Pasadena! Follow @kurtbraunohler and listen to The K Ohle podcast!… more

The Alton Browncast #24: Widdi Turner

Alton Brown welcomes a familiar face… er, voice… to the podcast this week, actress and whoopie pie wizard Widdi Turner. They reminisce about Widdi’s classic performances, and talk belly… more

Japan Now Has 3 Flavors of Pet Bird-Flavored Ice Cream

Clearly tired of everything tasting like chicken, one enterprising Japanese cafe has taken it upon themselves to bring the rest of the avian kingdom to our tastebuds with some out… more

The Alton Browncast #23: The Spice House

You’ve heard Alton mention these folks numerous times, and today Tom and Patty Erd of The Spice House join Alton on the podcast. Inspired by their chat, Alton examines… more

The Alton Browncast #22: Black Friday & Christmas Prep

The Thanksgiving trilogy comes to an end this week as Alton Brown and Patty Catalano talk Thanksgiving leftovers, Black Friday food (is there such a thing?), and preparing for Christmas…. more

Holiday Gift Guide: GAME OF THRONES Edition

The promise of new Game of Thrones episodes may be enough to keep us warm through these cold, Westeros-less winter months, but like the Night’s Watch, we’ve sworn to protect… more

The Alton Browncast #21: Thanksgiving – The Bird

Alton Brown and his podcast producer, Patty Catalano, are back again, this time answering your questions about the Thanksgiving turkey. Alton also tackles the tricky topic of intruding in-laws…. more

Dining with Doug and Karen #33: Paul Scheer and Chef Dave

Chef Dave Salazar returns with some surprises and taste tests for Doug, Karen and special guest Paul Scheer! Follow @paulscheer and @IAmChefDave on Twitter!             &… more

The Very Best of Gallifreyan Gastronomy

All this time travel sure does work up a healthy appetite. Why not feed your need for the greatest in Gallifreyan gastronomic delights with this tasty torrent of Doctor Who … more

The Alton Browncast #20: Thanksgiving – Everything BUT the Bird

Alton knows you are already panicking about Thanksgiving, so he and The Alton Browncast producer, Patty Catalano, wade through your tweets, Facebook posts, and email inquiries trying to make sense… more

The Alton Browncast #19: The Inevitable Edible Trio

Join Alton Brown and Inevitable Edible tour soundman Patrick Belden as they talk everything about music. Learn the history of the Good Eats theme song…. more

Dining with Doug and Karen #32: Flavor Tripping with Greg Proops, Brendon Walsh, and Graham Elwood

Karen was sick, so it’s just Dining with Doug and special guests Brendon Walsh, Greg Proops, and Graham Elwood in this trippy episode! Gary and Simon of Dessert Lab: The… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/25/13: Why Would You Eat That? Challenge

It’s a dark day, as I’m sure you heard that two famous rich beautiful people got divorced. I think their names were like Orland-something and a Victoria’s Secret model, but… more

The Alton Browncast #17: On The Road

We’ve hit the road for Alton Brown’s Inevitable Edible Live Tour! Straight from tour dress rehearsals, Alton sits down with Tour Producer Jim Millan and chats about Palm… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #31: Zach Galifiankis and Dogtown Dogs

Hot dog aficionado Zach Galifiankis joins Doug and Karen for some delicious dogs courtesy of Dogtown Dog truck! Eat at the Dogtown Food Truck!             &… more

Fashion! Pizza! Action Figures! What’s New in the World of 3D Printing

While 3D printers have already made a splash in the medical community and even the auto industry with their laser-precise ability to create parts that fit just about anywhere, here… more

The Alton Browncast #16: hook + ALBERT

Alton Brown sits down with Adam Schoenberg and Cory Rosenberg of hook + ALBERT to discuss their creative take on men’s fashion accessories and how it all started with a… more

Dining with Doug and Karen #30: Live from LA Podfest with Dave Anthony

It’s another Dining with Doug and Karen live! Dave Anthony (Walking the Room, Maron) guests as they all (and the audience) enjoy some breakfast from Becky Reams, Dave Salazar, and… more