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CAUGHT ON TAPE: Hot Dog Tong Robbery Attempt

Posted 04.18.2012 | Weird News

He's armed -- and sort of dangerous. An Arkansas man used a pair of hot dog tongs to threaten a convenience store employee and customer during a fa...

I'm With Stupid: In Liverpool, They Call It Crusty Weiner Pudding

Todd Hartley | Posted 06.13.2012 | Home
Todd Hartley

America, guess what: I have good news for you. Something obscenely fattening and unhealthy hit the markets last week, and we aren't the ones who'll be eating it!

Dunkin' Donut Flavors Around The World

The Daily Meal | Posted 06.13.2012 | Home
The Daily Meal

Sure, we've all heard about Dunkin' Donuts' crazy dried pork doughnut in China, but it seems like there's a slew of strangely flavored doughnuts abroad, running the gamut from sweet to savory.

PHOTOS: 9 Interesting Hot Dog Variations Around the World

Off Track Planet | Posted 05.14.2012 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Taking the blank sausage and bun as a starting point, numerous nations have adopted the hot dog into their cuisine and reinterpreted the American favorite to fit their cultural eating habits.

The World's Most Gut-Busting Meals

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.08.2012 | Home
The Daily Meal

America rarely makes it onto lists of the world's healthiest or fittest countries. We're known for Texas-sized portions and places like the Heart Att...

America's Most Outrageous Food Vehicles

The Daily Meal | Posted 04.28.2012 | Home
The Daily Meal

Who hasn't wanted to take a ride in the Weinermobile? Outfitting vehicles to look like something else has been one of America's favorite advertising ...

Bark Butter: Why Every Hot Dog Needs a Little More Pork Fat

Liza de Guia | Posted 04.04.2012 | Home
Liza de Guia

"We're in New York. We have dirty water dogs. But, I'll be honest, I don't love a boiled hot dog. I'll probably never eat one again." Meet Josh Shar...

New York's 9 Most Iconic Dishes (PHOTOS)

Zagat | Posted 04.02.2012 | New York

Photos and text by Gabi Porter If you're going to come to New York for the weekend, there are a few sites you have to see - the Empire State Building...

Boys, Put Down That Popcorn!

John Malik | Posted 03.13.2012 | Sports
John Malik

With a few seconds left in the game, in goes the kicking team to attempt a 63-yard field goal. The fans around us wave their arms in disgust. "How on earth is he going to make this one?!" Not my Dad though. Dad stood up and saw what was happening, then quickly grabbed us.

Rachel Tepper

'Heat Seekers' Visits Capitol Hill's DC-3 (PHOTOS) | Rachel Tepper | Posted 01.10.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- If you dropped by hot dog shop DC-3 on Capitol Hill's Barracks Row on Tuesday, you likely witnessed quite a scene. Food Network show "He...

Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs Are Now Available Pre-Packaged

Posted 12.05.2011 | Home

Yup. These are for real. Hoffy Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs make it even easier to eat a fat on fat product: you no longer have to buy the bacon separately!...

Hot Dog Time

Food & Wine | Posted 01.18.2012 | Home
Food & Wine

Guess what food Lady Gaga chose to showcase at a recent Vanity Fair photo shoot. Not a grilled version of her infamous raw meat dress. She selected a mustard-slathered hot dog (to eat, not to wear).

The Best Regional Style Hot Dogs

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.24.2011 | Home
The Daily Meal

Hamburger America. The United States of Pizza. Where the hell is Hot Dog Nation? Why hasn't anyone written that book? Listen, as a kid who grew up ...

Hot Dogs For Labor Day? Here Are The Best of the Wurst!

Joanna Dolgoff, M.D. | Posted 11.04.2011 | Healthy Living
Joanna Dolgoff, M.D.

During Hot Dog Season, Memorial Day to Labor Day, Americans typically consume 7 billion hot dogs! And while hot dogs are not exactly a health professional's favorite food, you don't have to ditch your dog completely this Labor Day.

Labor Day Cookout? Look Out For Maggots And Band-Aids In Your Hot Dogs

The Local East Village | Posted 11.02.2011 | Weird News

Before you chomp down on a hot dog at a Labor Day cookout, be warned -- worms, metal, maggots and even a razor have been found inside frankfurters, ac...

WATCH: Bizarre Infomercial For Useless Hot Dog Tool

Posted 10.25.2011 | Home

Serious Eats points us to the strangest food video we've seen in a long time (well, maybe not). The infomercial for the "Happy Hot Dog Man" feature...

"Absolutely, Positively No Ketchup On Hot Dogs. Never."

Meathead | Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

Chicagoans, renowned for our worship of the all beef frankfurter, understand that ketchup is popular with children because they like sweet stuff. But if you are over 18, never, ever allow ketchup anywhere near a proper hot dog in Chicago.

The Stakes Are Delicious In This Wiener War

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.15.2011 | Home

CHICAGO — The nation's largest hot dog makers argued about the meaning of "100 percent pure beef" and the merits of ketchup Monday in a lawsuit over...

Two Years Later, City Allows Chicago Hot Dog Stand To Hang Their Sign

Posted 10.12.2011 | Chicago

The owner of Felony Franks, a prison-themed West Side hot dog stand, on Thursday installed a sign advertising his business following a two-year legal ...

Hot Diggity Dog!

Mary Rose | Posted 10.08.2011 | San Francisco
Mary Rose

It's baseball season and nothing beats a good hot dog. The best frank in town for my money is not at AT&T Park, but nearby at South Park.

A Look Inside The Wienermobile

Meathead | Posted 09.26.2011 | Home

On July 18, 1936, the 13 foot hot dog started cruising the streets of Chicago and the Midwest. It is considered one of the most successful marketing gimmicks in history.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 09.19.2011 | New York
Len Berman

When I think of a ballpark hot dog, I think of topping it with caviar and truffles. The Brockton Rox are celebrating National Hot Dog day this Saturday by trying to set the Guinness record for most expensive hot dog.

5 Haute Hot Dogs in SF

| Shyla Batliwalla | Posted 09.07.2011 | San Francisco

While there's nothing wrong with a pre-packed sausage smashed in a store-bought bun, sometimes we want a bit more from our hot dogs. We want spice-lad...

Dave Jamieson

Yankee Stadium 'Service Fee' Scheme Now Disclosed To Beer Drinkers | Dave Jamieson | Posted 09.04.2011 | Sports

Back in May, a group of beer and food servers at Yankee Stadium sued the concession company they worked for, accusing Legends Hospitality of pocketing...

Power Rankings: 5 Hot Dogs in Los Angeles

| Lien Ta | Posted 09.04.2011 | Los Angeles

Eating hot dogs isn't just reserved for the July 4th holiday (though, in fact, that's what we did). In Los Angeles, it's a year-round culinary habit, ...