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Unhappy Meals: China's Top 10 Fake Foods

China's 1.3 billion people are hungry for wealth and riches. Too often, however, making a buck means taking a buck by foisting imitation nutrition on the unwary. These top 10 Chinese fake foods and drinks may leave a bad taste in your mouth but consider yourself lucky you're just reading, not eating.

The Crunch Before Lunch: Banana & Peach Flavored Breakfast Potato Chips

In an effort to jump start the so-called “morning potato chips habit”, Japan's Koikeya is rolling out two new fruit-flavored potato chips: Banana and Peach. No need to import them here – American college students have already got the morning potato chips habit down pat.

The Invention Of Coke Motivates ‘Mad Men’ Finale & ‘Happyish’ Entrée

Where an iconic TV show ends, another begins. Mad Men and Happyish are separated by eight years in real-time but actually over 50 years in their respective fictional timelines. Both plots focus on the inner-workings of an advertising agency. The former documents how we were romanced into believing in promotional hype, while the latter’s reality check is a result of a healthy dose of buyer-beware skepticism and a growing. . .

The One Kitchen Mixer No Home Gourmet Should Be Without

If cooking and baking are your passion, we've found a mixer no chef or home gourmet should be without. Check out which kitchen mixer has been voted #1 with consumers and start dropping hints for Mother's Day now.

Induction Cooking: Which Is The Best Induction Cooker?

Induction cooking is all the rage right now due to its convenience and energy efficiency. With so many of them to choose from, how do you know which one is the best? We've done a lot of the legwork for you in narrowing down which induction cooker is currently the most popular with shoppers and consumer review sites, saving you both time and trouble. Come see what we've found.

Want Something New In A Banana? Well, Stuff It!

For the most part the same old banana is just the same old banana -- that is unless you choose to stuff it. But how does one stuff a banana? It is hardly like filling a cannoli, which is hollow. Enter the DestapaBanana, a gadget that allows you to fill the popular fruit with whatever you can think of -- either solid or liquid. While most people are going to think first of a banana filled with chocolate syrup or chocolate pudding, but there is so much more out there to experiment with!

Electric Rice Cookers: Which Is The Best?

Considering buying an electric rice cooker but confused about which one to buy? We've found two that rank high in customer satisfaction and offer a range of cool cooking features. From brown rice, white rice, long grain and wild rice, these electric rice cookers make perfectly cooked rice every time.

Puj PhillUp Allows Kids To Grab Their Own Drinks Of Water

You're right in the middle of some important task that you can't put down, have just stepped into the shower, or your butt has finally grazed the top of the lounge chair for the first time all day when one of of the kids bellows, "Can I have a glass of water?" The people a Puj feel your pain and, as such, have created the PhillUp in response to your predicament.

Want To Taste Spring With Your Burger? Get Sakura Fries

McDonald's has been celebrating spring in Japan with Sakura Fries. Sakura is Japanese for the cherry blossom and said blossom is the iconic symbol of the season for the island nation. The burger giant is offering small packets of "sakura" seasoning to their patrons so they can add it to their fries if they so choose. It is the perfect thing for people who love to try unusual flavors.

Want A New Taste In A Quick Energy Snack? How About Pizza?

Clif Bars are a great way to keep your energy up while out hiking, biking, or rafting. One of the problems with their products (and those produced by other companies) is that the flavors have always been on the sweet side of the scale. Finally they are venturing into the savory and salty side with their new Pizza Margherita Flavor Energy Food. Woo-hoo!