Place Makes Me Want to Boo
Veteran's Stadium had a horrible reputation
in the world of sports, but that didn't
stop The Hungover Gourmet from loving
it long time. Read about the then-newly
married food and drink fan's trek from
Baltimore to South Philly for one last
We Were Six
The sights. The sounds. The smells. Oh,
those smells. Regular contributor WP Tandy
takes a look at the Ocean City (NJ) of
his youth and wonders if it was all as
grand and glorious as he remembers.
The Hungover Gourmet was saddened to learn
Bel-Air Drive-In here in Maryland has
shut its doors and will not be opening
for the 2005 season. Here's a look at
our recent trips to both the Bel-Air and
Seen on TV!
Ever wake up on the couch with something
horrible on the TV? A TNT replay of 'The
Main Event' with Ryan O'Neal doesn't count.
I'm talking about the world of infomercials,
populated by the likes of tiny Don LaPre
and Ron Popeil, the Rocket Chef and Tae-Bo.
Take a late-night tour of this wacky world.
I used to really like the Day After Thanksgiving.
How could you go wrong with a fridge full
of leftovers and ice cold beer? Imagine
spending the greatest food day of the
year trapped in a bathroom with nothing
to eat but toothpaste, birth control pills,
and a package of antacid.
We recently posed the question, "What
film(s) had the best cinematic food moments?"
And, though they may be fine flicks, we
weren't interested in things like THE
COOK, THE THIEF, etc. or BIG NIGHT. As
you'll see from the following, responses
ranged from familiar and unexpected to
forgotten and obscure.