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Obama Disapproves of French ‘Obama’ Wine

Crikey April 20, 2009

Sure it's wine, and the money's going to charity, but selling an Obama vintage leaves the White House nonplussed. Surely the French understand that. Sparkling white anyone?

Will a veggie garden save you money?

Crikey April 20, 2009

Growing an edible garden is probably cost effective -- if you stick to lettuce.

Bake off: NYC’s finest cupcakes

Crikey April 17, 2009

Fifteen bakeries — from Brooklyn’s Baked to Two Little Red Hens uptown — dropped off more than 75 cupcakes to New York Magazine headquarters for judgement day.

Breathing gin and tonic

Crikey April 17, 2009

A temporary London bar is offering a cloud of breathable gin and tonic to its patrons. Is this just a fancy way of skimping on the alcohol?