health-foods

The Self-Destructive Psychology of ‘Dude Food’

There’s food, and then there’s dude food: The unholy, can-you-believe-I’m gonna-eat-this-shit Frankenstein-ing of tailgate fare and stoner snacks, glued together with Jack Daniels and bacon….

How Much Difference Does it Make to Turn Down That Side of Fries?

Every January, most of us resolve to get healthier, workout more, and most of all, eat better. So, on the next lunch trip to our…

It’s Possible to Eat Healthy without Going Broke, But the Lentils Will Never Stop

You: I should eat healthy. Whole Foods: We sell organic produce, line-caught fish, specialty nut butters, cold-pressed juices, kombucha, nut milks and other stuff that sounds…

Taco Bell’s Healthy Menu Options Drove Us to Taste-Test the Naked Chicken Chalupa

A couple weeks ago, the MEL editorial staff taste-tested Taco Bell’s new “healthy” menu. While the 560-calorie plate was relatively palatable, it mostly made us…