Archive | July, 2012

Odds & ends

July 27, 2012


Death Wish Coffee. Tired of the girly brew they serve up at Starbucks? This weapons-grade java boasts 200% of the caffeine of the typical cup of Joe. First coffee ad, 1652  Speaking of coffee… In addition to helping you feel alert, the first java advertisement promised to heal gout, scurvy, bad skin, and to prevent […]

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This and that: 07.19.2012

July 19, 2012



Chocolate Chip and Candied Bacon Pancakes with Nutella Maple Syrup I have a sick obsession passing interest in heavily cured pork, so I wanted to share the recipe for this bacon-graced breakfast masterpiece. Let me know how it turns out! Pooh on steroids — What if all the cuddly characters in the Hundred Acre Woods […]

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Andy Griffith has breakfast with the moon people.

July 11, 2012


From Advertising Age magazine: “While he was best known for his roles on the silver screen as Sheriff Andy Taylor on the “Andy Griffith Show” and the seersucker-suit wearing lawyer on “Matlock,” his career also included a long list of brand endorsements. He starred in dozens of commercials over the years, for brands such as […]

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