Lunch is the perfect opportunity to get out and walk around New York City with my coworkers—even we just pick up food within a 3 block radius to bring back to our desks so we can continue finding random stuff on the Internet working. So every day, I’ll be sharing what I had for lunch along with links to my daily lunch break distractions.
Restaurants Turn Camera Shy (via New York Times)
Fellow food blogger/HWTC contributor Ali wrote a post about this article, and I was shocked to learn that some chefs in smaller, pricier restaurants are actually forbidding food photography. How will we get our restaurant food porn fix?!
J.J. Abrams And ‘Star Wars’: A Years’ Long Love Affair (via MTV)
Despite his attempts to deny involvement out of loyalty to “Star Trek,” Abrams is officially slated to direct Star Wars: Episode VII.
4 Battles Won by Using Food as a Weapon (via Cracked)
I love the description of this article: “Food is a powerful weapon in the war against hunger, and apparently also in wars against other human beings, because it has totally been used to kill people.” Take a history lesson from Cracked and learn how cheese, honey, flour and potatoes (ugh, worst gratin recipe ever) were used to win battles.
Hilarious ‘Lord Of The Rings Posters Warn The Dangers of Middle Earth (via Design Taxi)
These fake Middle Earth PSAs are hilarious. But I guess only if you appreciate nerdy things like me.
5 Fun Ways to Save Money in College (via Surviving College)
Advice from the “real world”: being broke isn’t a thing that magically stops after college. Even us adults could use these money-saving tips from our friends at SC.