Food Blog of the Week
School Lunch Talk
Imagine a world where school lunches are treated with as much respect, introspection, and humor as … well, anything that isn’t a school lunch. That world is this blog. And this blog is pretty dang great. In particular, the Country Watch section will make you rue the day you settled for tater tots and whole milk.
Food Comedy of the Week
Melanie Hutsell on Paula Deen
You may remember Melanie Hutsell from her Jan Brady impression on Saturday Night Live in the early ‘90s. Twenty years later, she’s back with another dead-on impersonation: Paula Deen. It’s heavenly, y’all. (Thanks to Serious Eats for the link.)
Food Quote of the Week
“The local groceries are all out of broccoli, loccoli.” - Roy Blount, Jr.
Food Scene of the Week
The blind man scene from Young Frankenstein
Fun fact: the monk is played by Gene Hackman, who has always been and will always be 45-years-old.
Totally Unrelated Extra Special Bonus of the Week
“Cool Guys Don’t Look at Explosions” from the MTV Movie Awards
So-so song, good observation, brilliant back-up footage. Brought to you by Andy Samberg, Will Ferrell, and J.J. Abrams.