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Source: Javajoba via flickr
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Panera Bread’s Pay What You Want System Works

It's an interesting experiment for a business model.  Two years ago, the Panera Bread Company opened a cafe in Missouri - that didn't "charge" for the food you ordered;  Instead, customers were prompted to pay what they wanted to for the food - after being given the "suggested menu prices"

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Source:  Jym Ferrier via flickr
Source: Jym Ferrier via flickr
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Police Arrest Man Who Cooks His Own Meal At Denny’s

A Madison, Wisconsin man faces charges after using the kitchen at a Denny's Restaurant to cook his own meal.
James Summers walked into a Madison Denny’s on Tuesday dressed in a maroon tie and black trench coat and carrying a briefcase, according to police

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Source: Storeyvillegirl via flickr
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Georgia Restaurant Bans Crying Children

I'm a parent, so I'm sympathetic to the the mood-swings of children;  I fully understand that sometimes kids aren't happy and that at their age, they're not as experienced at understanding the need to sometimes suppress their true feelings in return for social etiquette

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Source: Ivana Di Carlo via flickr
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Starbucks To Roll Out Beer And Wine

"I'll have a double strong latte, an espresso, and a pale ale".  What?!

It looks like Starbucks is getting ready to roll out wine and beer offerings as a means to boost sales.
The Seattle-based coffee giant has been testing a more community-oriented store concept to boost traffic in the evening for more than two years

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Source: NobleArc via flickr
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Wendy’s Now Nations No. 2 Burger Chain

Move over Burger King!  There's a new number two burger joint!

It appears that Wendy's recent facelift has helped it overthrow Burger King - which used to sit at number two, behind McDonald's.

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Source: Bill Barber via flickr
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Restaurant Owner Surprises Black Friday Shoppers With Cash

Maybe there IS Christmas Spirit - somewhere.  A Tim Horton's restaurant franchise owner in New England surprised Black Friday shoppers with gift cards.
Jamie Myers owns several tim hortons restaurants in Bangor

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Source: heinz.com
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New “Dip & Squeeze” Ketchup Packet Heads To Grocery Store Shelves

After a successful soft-launch at select restaurant chains around the country, the newly-redesigned "Dip & Squeeze" ketchup packets from Heinz are coming to a grocery store shelf near you.

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D.C. Restaurant Bans Cell Phones and Mobile Devices

Leave the smart pad at the office.  Don't bring the IPod.  And you'd better not check your cell phone.  A Washington D.C. restaurant has banned the use of all mobile devices in their establishment.

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(Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)
(Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)
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Restaurant Offers Smartphone Users Extra Benefits

Add this to the list of benefits of a smartphone:  cutting in line at the restaurant.
The Melt is a new chain of grilled-cheese restaurants with its first location opening up in San Francisco this week

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Flickr user The Pizza Review
Flickr user The Pizza Review
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One Big Pizza Order: 150 To Go

I think everyone has a favorite pizza place from their hometown.  ...You know, a local establishment that's not a chain...and serves one-of-a-kind pies.

A Mississippi man was recently visiting his old hometown in Massachusetts and ordered some pizzas from his favorite restaurant to go.  150 of them!

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(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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Do As I Say Not As I Do: Obama Administration’s Love Of “Unhealthy” foods

Ever get the feeling you're being told one thing while they're doing another?

After the debt crisis compromise was hammered out last week, the Obama administration took his team out for a round of hamburgers and cheeseburgers to celebrate

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(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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Restaurant Bans Kids; Blames Parents Diminishing Lack Of Responsibility

Yes, kids are "just kids" and there are times when we as adults need to accept the fact that they don't have the social understandings we have;  Our role as parents is to teach them right from wrong

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