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Small Things Make a Big Difference

Anonymous Thank Yous | Posted 07.15.2014 | Good News
Anonymous Thank Yous

Yesterday morning, I went to Cracker Barrel for breakfast. Someone with me said, "I feel sorry for that lady sitting by herself." We said, "Go say ...

To the CEO of Cracker Barrel

Tony Posnanski | Posted 08.31.2014 | Business
Tony Posnanski

Joe did not give money from the register. Joe did not give away merchandise. He gave away a corn muffin that is given to almost every person that walks into Cracker Barrel. Not only that, but he gave it to a man that was hungry.

Cracker Barrel Fires 73-Year-Old Veteran Who Gave Food To 'Needy' Man

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.29.2014 | Business

A 73-year-old Vietnam veteran was fired from a Cracker Barrel earlier this month after giving a corn muffin to a man he thought looked homeless. E...

Born to Rock: An American Odyssey to the Cracker Barrel

Travis M. Andrews | Posted 03.23.2014 | Comedy
Travis M. Andrews

The screen door slammed with the intensity of our beating hearts, all three of us -- me, Jack and Mears. Name's Johnny, by the way, but people call...

Restaurant Chain Totally Flip-Flops On Duck Dynasty Scandal

Forbes | Clare O'Connor | Posted 12.23.2013 | Business

Forbes: I think we can safely call Cracker Barrel’s response to the Phil Robertson scandal a clusterduck. For those sensible souls not followi...

Dear CNN, This Is Not OK

Posted 07.08.2013 | Comedy

Deon Cole, star of "Deon Cole's Black Box" and "Conan," can barely wrap his head around CNN's debate over the N-word. For starters: Why does LeVar Bur...

Restaurant Chain's Products Banned From Supermarkets

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 07.01.2013 | Business

You won't likely be seeing branded products from country restaurant chain Cracker Barrel in your supermarket anytime soon. On Monday, a federal jud...

Is Weird Al Really A Time Traveler?

Posted 06.04.2013 | Comedy

We all know Weird Al is basically immortal. How else to you explain the fact that his career has lasted longer than most of the artists he's parodied?...

Nu Yawka Goes Country in Branson (PHOTOS)

Laura Lippstone | Posted 07.24.2013 | Travel
Laura Lippstone

The only thing this Nu Yawka knew about Country was when we moved to Nu Joisey, all our Nu Yawk relatives clucked in pity at our moving to the country. This was practically covered wagon days, when Joisey was really considered Country.

Joe Satran

The Real Reason Fast Food Chains Are Going 'Healthy'

HuffingtonPost.com | Joe Satran | Posted 03.22.2013 | Healthy Living

This month, three major restaurant chains beefed up their offerings of "healthy" fast food -- perhaps good news for dieters who occasionally find them...

Kraft Sues Cracker Barrel For Control Of Name

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 04.03.2013 | Food

NEW YORK — Kraft Foods is suing Cracker Barrel Old Country Store over the restaurant chain's plans to use the "Cracker Barrel" name on packaged ...

Taste Test: The Best Supermarket Cheddar

Kristen Aiken | Posted 06.06.2013 | Taste

You'll be surprised which brand of supermarket cheddar consistently ranked at the bottom of our test.

Gunman Opens Fire At Ohio Cracker Barrel

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN and BARBARA RODRIGUEZ | Posted 06.12.2012 | Crime

CLEVELAND — A man whose wife had just told him she was leaving him shot and killed her and one of their daughters, who was celebrating her birth...

Cracker Barrel Founder Dies

AP | Posted 01.16.2012 | Food

LEBANON, Tenn. -- The founder of the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store chain, Dan Evins, has died at 76. The company said Monday that Evins – kn...

WATCH: Taste Test Gets Out Of Hand

Posted 12.12.2011 | Comedy

Who would have thought that Kraft's Cracker Barrel Cheese would put out one of the funnier commercials we've seen in a while? In this video, a woma...

Whole Foods, Cracker Barrel And The Obama Vote

Posted 10.15.2011 | Food

Beyond education level, career choices and income, whether you reside closer to a Whole Foods or a Cracker Barrel can also be a broad indicator of vot...

Tyler Kingkade

Who's Afraid To Hire The Unemployed?

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Job advertisements that require applicants to be "currently employed" are easy to find online. Yet attempts to trace the origins of such...

Mealbreakers: Cancer Survivor Finds Human Blood On Cracker Barrel BLT & Fries

Posted 08.30.2011 | Food

Mealbreaker (n.): a nasty, non-edible surprise found in food while it is being eaten; often lawsuit-provoking, sometimes fabricated, always disgustin...

Mealbreakers: Disemboweled Mouse In Salad Mix, Bloodied BLT & More

Posted 08.30.2011 | Food

Mealbreaker (n.): a nasty, non-edible surprise found in food while it is being eaten; often lawsuit-provoking, sometimes fabricated, always disgustin...

Motown & The Hitmen: Conversations with Smokey Robinson, Jimmy Ryan, and Sarah Sample

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Mike Ragogna: Smokey, there's so much to go over, but let's begin with your new album for Cracker Barrel, Now And Then. Can you tell us about the project?

Cracker Barrel Attack: Tasha Hill Beaten In Front Of Daughter, Called Racial Slurs

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Tuesday evening police arrested Troy Dale West for beating an African-American army reservist in front of her daughter outside a Cracker Barrel res...

New Tunes On Monday: Elvis Costello, Marshall Crenshaw, eels, Alex Woodard, and Buckwheat Zydeco

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
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Mike Ragogna

You've heard Elvis Costello sing country music before, but not like this. The lad who gave us Almost Blue is quite mature and worldly wise now.