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Office Glico is a Trust-Based Desktop Vending Machine

Sitting at a desk all day makes you hungry. When that happens, you probably have a go-to. Maybe your building has vending machines, or you have some snacks in your desk, or you have a bodega…

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McDonald’s Japan Debuts New Tofu Nuggets

International fast food items are so much cooler than what we have in America *sigh*. Japan's newest WTF offering? McDonald's tofu nuggets. A spokesperson promised the WSJ that McDonald's…

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Ridiculous Mashup Foods of the Week

We’re in an age of mashup-food mania, a time in which a new frankenfood unveils itself everyday. To help you keep up with all the new hypebeast snacks on the scene, we’ll be doing a weekly…

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The Messy History of Ramen

Before he began his lecture on Monday night, assistant history professor at New York University, George Solt, had a few disclaimers. “I don’t know how to cook ramen,” he warned his audience, “and …

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The Most Expensive Fruits in the World

When Dole Japan announced it would be sell its Gokusen banana for $6 each for one day only (May 9) at the Takashimaya Department Store in Shinjuku, everybody's reaction pretty much was, "OMG,…