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Rachel Ray Introduces The First Food Truck For Dogs

Okay, so it's a marketing gimmick that probably won't last the year.  But, you have to hand it to savvy-business-person Rachel Ray for using the world's first food truck for dogs to promote her latest pet food offerings

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Source:  M-A-V via flickr
Source: M-A-V via flickr
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Monster Energy Drinks Cited In As The Cause In Five Death Cases

Officials with the Food and Drug Administration are looking into the cause of death of five separate cases that come are linking to Monster Energy Drinks.
According to the reports being analyzed, people have had adverse reactions after consuming the popular drink, which contains 240 milligrams of caffeine - seven times the amount of caffeine found in a 12-ounce cola

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Source:  Hummanna via flickr
Source: Hummanna via flickr
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Restaurant Industry Battles Cell Phone Use by Customers

I think we've all been there.  You go to a nice restaurant for a relaxing meal - and the person at the table next to you is talking on their cell phone.  Or texting.  Or snapping pictures and updating their Facebook account.

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Source:  Pringles dot com
Source: Pringles dot com
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Pringles Holiday Flavors Fall Flat With Consumers

It's not the first time they've added flavors to their brand of processed potato chips;  Since their introduction in 1967, the Pringles brand has offered various flavors to consumers.  But, it appears that this time around - they're falling flat.

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Source:  FontShop via flickr
Source: FontShop via flickr
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Newsweek Magazine Folds Print Edition; Staffers Being Reduced

Add more numbers to the record-ranks of unemployment;  Newsweek Magazine has announced that they will cease publishing their print-edition after the end of this year - ending an 80-plus year history for the weekly news magazine.

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Source:  Kellogg's website
Source: Kellogg's website
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Kellogg’s Recalling Boxes of Frosted Mini Wheats Cereal

The Kellogg's company is recalling boxes of it's popular Frosted Mini Wheats cereal due to worries that the product could be contaminated with metal shavings from a processing machine.

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Source:  Wendys.com
Source: Wendys.com
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Wendy’s Updates Logo To Match Restaurant Upgrades; Company Hopes To Ignite Long-Term Growth

No, the pigtails aren't going anywhere.  But the "Wendy's experience" is about to change - company officials hope for the better.

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Source:  Hubs via flickr
Source: Hubs via flickr
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New Restoration Hardware Catalog Tips The Scales At 5 And A Half Pounds

Quick:  What catalog touts the "green" aspects of their company and then sends out 992-page catalogs printed on heavy card-stock that weigh five-and-a-half pounds through the U.S. Mail?  Restoration Hardware - that's who.

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Source:  Cookbookman17 via flickr
Source: Cookbookman17 via flickr
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Reported Bacon Shortage Might Be A Big Fat Lie

Earlier this week, news reports from Europe and Great Britain were calling for a "worldwide bacon shortage" - brought on by a combination of the drought in the United States and new farming regulations overseas.  American pork producers are telling fans of the smoky meat to stop panicking.  They say they domestically, we should be okay.

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(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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Mc-TV Is Coming: McDonalds Launches In-Restaurant TV Network

It's a growing trend.  First it was at the airport - where travelers were subjected to watching the airlines in-house television network.  Then, the proprietary channels started showing up at gas pumps, where drivers could get news updates and information on small screens that were built right into the pumps themselves.  Now, it appears that the world's largest fast food restaurant is getting into the game as McDonalds gets ready to launch their own in-restaurant television network.

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(Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
(Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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New Angry Birds Game Launches, Meet Bad Piggies

Just about everyone I know with a smart phone, pad or what have you...has Angry Birds. There are shirts, hats, back packs.....just about anything is being sold. One of the most popular games on the market. Thursday (tomorrow) the new version comes out.

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Source:  Cynthia Blue via flickr
Source: Cynthia Blue via flickr
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Grey Poupon’s Facebook Page: Many Apply Few Cut The Mustard

Do YOU have refined-enough tastes to be a friend of Grey Poupon on Facebook?  Unlike most products and businesses on Facebook - where a friend request is an "automatic", Grey Poupon actually looks through your profile to see if you qualify and meet their high standards

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