'FAIL' on Serious Eats

Burger King Employee Standing in Lettuce Get Tracked Down by 4chan, Fired by Burger King

On Monday, an anonymous user posted a photo on 4chan of a Burger King employee standing on two tubs of shredded lettuce with the caption, "This is the lettuce you eat at Burger King." Using the photo's embedded GPS data, it only took 4chan users 15 minutes to track down that the photo was taken at a Burger King in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. The three employees involved in the photo have been fired. More

Home Slice: OH at My Kitchen Table ... 'What's Burning?'

20110628-calzone-fail-above.jpg You know, when I sat and watched Luis Aguilar of Pizzetteria Brunetti make me an amazing calzone last month, I noted how he cut a couple slits in the top. So why in the hell did I ignore my better judgment and not do the same last night? Heck, I even notched the edges of my calzone with the tines of a fork, just as I saw Mr. Aguilar do.

Garrrrgh! I had one extra dough portion left over from Pizza Night, and I was so looking forward to having a homemade calzone for lunch tomorrow. Instead, I got this:


My Sigh Saturday: How Not to Grill Pizza

Or, 'Supreme Grilled Pizza Failure' I want to cry. This is about as far as I got with my supposed-to-be-epic grilled-pizza session on Saturday. [Photograph: Adam Kuban] I was so jazzed on Friday night. My friend Justin, who lives a mere three blocks away from Girl Slice and me, was having a Saturday afternoon cookout. He has two grills, and his place is actually the site Kenji and I borrowed to shoot the Slice Grilled Pizza How-To. I was going to prep at home and then carry everything over shortly before grill time. What could go wrong? [If that's not... More

Video: Montage of Informercial Fails

You know the part in an infomercial where color drains out of the screen and people turn into idiots who just can't do anything right? Pouring milk, chopping onions, cracking eggs, opening jars, making burgers—the opportunities to fail at these simple tasks are endless. Here's a montage of these moments of frustration (not all food related, but mostly). More

Starbucks Fail

Failblog brings us unfortunate moments in Starbucks sign failure. Possibly epic. Likely Photoshopped. Funny regardless.... More

Photo of the Day: Vending Fail

I've had a few vending machine frustrations in my life, but three stuck bags in a row is just the machine's way of saying, "Screw you." Check out more of life's little failures at the FAIL blog.... More

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