Day: August 20, 2021

President Biden’s Lies About Afghanistan

President Joe Biden delivers remarks during a speech in the East Room at the White House in Washington, D.C., August 18, 2021. (Elizabeth Frantz/Reuters)

On the menu today: New revelations reveal how many things President Biden said in recent days that were the precise opposite of the truth; Biden returns to his Delaware home today; the Columbia Journalism Review realizes that conservative media were the only ones who didn’t buy into the Andrew Cuomo hype; and a note of thanks.

Almost Everything Biden Said about Afghanistan Was False

President Joe Biden, August 10, 2021: “I’ll insist we continue to

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Kefir Biscuits

The World’s Greatest 50 Restaurants is a listing produced by UK media company William Reed Enterprise Media , which initially appeared within the British journal Restaurant , based mostly on a poll of worldwide cooks , restaurateurs , gourmands and restaurant critics In addition to the main ranking, the organisation awards a collection of particular prizes for people and eating places, including the One To Watch award, the Lifetime Achievement Award and the Chefs’ Selection Award, the latter based on votes from the fifty head cooks from the eating places on the previous year’s list. Relevant Verizon Media Entity: Oath … Read More

Ying Jing Ma, acclaimed chef of Chef Ma’s Chinese Gourmet Restaurant, dies at 59 | Off the Menu







Chef Ma's Chinese Gourmet (copy)

A photograph of chef Ying Jing Ma overlooks the dining room Feb. 8, 2017, at Chef Ma’s Chinese Gourmet Restaurant in Overland. 




Ying Jing Ma, whose singular cooking in an erstwhile Taco Bell in Overland won him devoted customers and critical acclaim, died Aug. 4.

Ma was 59. The cause of death was not available.

The Hong Kong native made his name in St. Louis with Chef Ma’s Chinese Gourmet Restaurant, which opened in 2015 at 2336 Woodson Road, a former Taco Bell building that has since housed several independent restaurants.

In the restaurant’s original

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Fast-Food Menu Items You’ll Only Find Abroad

McLobster!

McLobster!

Just because some of the world’s biggest fast-food chains originated in the United States, that doesn’t mean they were perfected here. Familiar names that seem so predictable her, like McDonald’s and KFC, diversify their offerings at international locations to suit local tastes, especially now that fast food’s domestic popularity has declined. Here are some of the most unique menu items you’ll only find in select countries abroad, including an outrageous new Pizza Hut creation inspired by Twitter users.

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Some items are seasonal and may not be available year-round or

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