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Hyper-Masculinity, Twin Peaks, & Gendered Violence

Warren J. Blumenfeld | Posted 05.21.2016 | Crime
Warren J. Blumenfeld

While is it common knowledge that dogs, in particular male dogs, urine scent mark their territories, human males often mark their territories in other forms more noxious and poisonous than urine.

Here's What Happened When a Feminist Lesbian Had Wings at Hooters

Jenny Block | Posted 05.03.2016 | Queer Voices
Jenny Block

So here's my quandary: What's a girl to do about places like Hooters and Twin Peaks or -- eek -- strip clubs when one both loves and respects the female body?

Jillian Berman

'Breastaurants' Thrive As The Restaurant Industry Struggles

HuffingtonPost.com | Jillian Berman | Posted 01.15.2015 | Business

Serve that burger with a side of cleavage, and the crowds come pouring in.

'Undercover Boss' CEO Offers Boob Job As Employee Incentive

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 12.30.2014 | Women

"Undercover Boss" is supposed to reveal the good, bad and ugly of everyday workplaces by inserting senior executives into their own companies -- you g...

PHOTO: Hooters Logo Gets A Makeover

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 07.19.2013 | Business

We hardly recognize Hooters these days. First the breastaurant chain gets a major redesign, and now it's overhauling its iconic logo. For reference...

WATCH: Doesn't This Breastaurant Look Totally Family Friendly?

The Huffington Post | Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 04.10.2013 | Women

"I want Twin Peaks to be a place where, you know, my mom's comfortable here, where my neighbors can bring their kids and everybody can enjoy it." ...

'Breastaurant' Actually Trademarked By Sports Bar

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.09.2013 | Business

Thought Hooters already had the "trademark" on serving up hot food alongside curvy women? Then admit your ignorance and bow before Bikinis Sports Bar ...

PHOTOS: Hooters Unveils Brand New Look

Posted 01.18.2013 | Home

Hooters, the casual dining chain beloved by straight men who don't have cable Internet access and recently forgot to renew their Maxim subscriptions, ...

Hooters Plans Overhaul To Keep Up In 'Breastaurant' Wars

Posted 08.06.2012 | Home

Hooters as you know it may soon be a thing of the past, thanks to an ambitious overhaul that seeks to transform the nearly 30-year-old chain into "Hoo...

In Defense Of Breastaurants

Food Republic | Posted 07.13.2012 | Home

I’m probably the last person you would expect to be defending the type of establishment that has come to be known as the breastaurant. You know: the...

Are We Ruining Sex?

Carol Roth | Posted 09.08.2012 | Women
Carol Roth

It makes it much more difficult for something to be titillating, "bad" and exciting when it's as commonplace as Diet Coke.

Waitress Suing Restaurant Over Skimpy Schoolgirl Dress Code

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 06.27.2012 | Business

More restaurants and bars may be trying to attract customers by having their waitresses don skimpy outfits, but not all employees think it's fair for ...

The 10 Brands That Dads Love

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 06.15.2012 | Business

What do dads look for in a brand? Well, chocolate not melting in their hands for one. M&M’s counts among the top three best-perceived brands amon...

'Man Cave': The Newest 'Breastaurant' On The Block

Posted 03.12.2012 | Home

Last year, it was reported that "breastaurants" were one of the fastest-growing restaurant categories. Chains such as Hooters and Tilted Kilt are pret...

WATCH: Tilted Kilt Employees File Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Posted 02.11.2012 | Chicago

Nineteen employees at the Celtic-themed "breastaurant" Tilted Kilt's Chicago Loop location on Wednesday filed a lawsuit claiming that the eatery's bar...

The Future Of Coffee: More Breasts?

Posted 02.07.2012 | Home

Baristas Coffee Company is making a bet that even if you prefer your coffee iced, you'll appreciate a bit of hotness in your coffee shop experience. T...

Controversial Naperville 'Breastaurant' Goes Out Of Business

Posted 12.03.2011 | Chicago

A controversial suburban Chicago restaurant known for its scantily-clad waitresses and the community outrage it attracted has closed its doors after b...

Suburban Tilted Kilt Serves Up Fresh Controversy

Posted 09.27.2011 | Chicago

In its Chicago area expansion, the Hooters-esque, Celtic-themed "breastaurant" chain Tilted Kilt has been no stranger to controversy. This week, those...

'Breastaurant' Reality Show Features All You Ever Wanted To Know About 'Canz'

Posted 09.17.2011 | Home

Entrepreneur magazine was right; the "breastaurant" trend is gaining traction. In fact, thanks to VH1's in-development reality show, now patrons and n...

'Breastaurant' Trend Shows No Sign Of Stopping

Posted 08.06.2011 | Home

"Breastaurants," the term used to describe restaurants that feature scantily-clad women as waitresses, are poised to become one of the fastest-growing...

Move Over, Hooters: New 'Breastaurants' Are Moving In On Market

Star-Telegram | JOHN AUSTIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Good restaurateurs know how to sell the sizzle, and few chains have done a better job of hustling the stuff over the past 2½ decades than Hooters. B...