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Jamie Oliver Unveils Giant Food Revolution Truck

The Huffington Post | Molly Stern | Posted 05.26.2011 | Home

Jamie Oliver, who we last saw calling Sarah Palin a 'Froot Loop', is back with the mobilization of his Food Revolution -- literally. This week Oliver ...

TED 2011: The Brightest Minds in the World

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Shira Lazar

Being at TED, however, isn't just about the names you know, but rather those you don't -- stars in their own right changing the world.

Jamie Oliver: Sarah Palin A 'Froot Loop' For Criticizing Michelle Obama

AP | J.M. HIRSCH and HOLLY RAMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver called Sarah Palin a "Froot Loop" for criticizing the Obama administration's healthy eat...

Michael Pollan: School Lunches Made From Fast Food Rejects

Squid Ink | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The lights in USC's Bovard Auditorium dimmed and the crowd erupted into whoops and applause. It was as if Bon Jovi was about to take the stage. But i...

No 'Revolution' For You

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Jamie Oliver won't be cooking another course of his reality TV show in Los Angeles schools. The filming permit for the celebrity c...

What's Up for February From Kids Off the Couch

Sarah Bowman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Sarah Bowman

If you haven't already fallen in love with the magical arbors of the Descanso Gardens, this is the best possible time to be introduced.

Jamie Oliver Fills School Bus With Sand & Hardly Anyone Shows

LA Weekly's Squid Ink | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Since the beginning, Oliver has been frustrated by the continued refusal of the LAUSD to let him film in their cafeterias. In another move to gain su...

Inviting Jamie Oliver to Lunch

Megan Chernin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Megan Chernin

We have our work cut out for us as we constantly struggle to keep our students safe, our schools clean, and our teachers employed.

LAUSD Rejects Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution

Grub Street Los Angeles | By: Hadley Tomicki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Five out of five of the local high-school kids we polled said they wanted Jamie to remedy their cruddy burritos and spoiled veggies, but LAUSD remains...

Jamie Oliver's '30-Minute Meals' Is Fastest Selling Nonfiction Book Ever

The Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It's a simple idea, but has made Jamie Oliver a fortune, as his latest cookery guide was named the fastest-selling nonfiction book of all time. Jamie...

A Lesson on Playing with Your Food

Liza de Guia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Liza de Guia

When Carl Warner looks at food he see possibilities. To him, broccoli are miniature trees that can create vast forests of connected treetops. To him, Italian parmesan cheese wheels are rugged, plunging cliffs.

Chef Jamie Oliver's Books Rake In 100 Million Pounds | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Jamie Oliver has topped £100million in book sales - second only to Harry Potter creator JK Rowling. The TV chef's latest kitchen guide, Jamie's 30 M...

Carl Warner's Cool Food Landscapes

Regina Varolli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Regina Varolli

The landscape photographer is famous for his foodscapes, and although although he sees the seriousness of his work, Carl Warner also appreciates the lighter side. It all started with Portobello mushrooms.

Note to Parents: Get Pissed!

Annie Spiegelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Annie Spiegelman

At Marin Academy, a high school in San Rafael, California, the county's private school kids were eating what we all should be eating: organic, locally grown, whole foods with a wide variety of fruits and vegetables in their school lunches.

South Park Takes On Food Network, Celebrity Chefs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Last night's episode of South Park, "Creme Fraiche," was the story of modern-day suburban sexual frustration channeled into unhealthy food obsessions ...

Letterman Repeats Food TV Rant, Apologizes To Jamie Oliver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Last night world-saving chef Jamie Oliver dropped by the Late Show with David Letterman to cook some noodles. But before he came on, host David Letter...

L.A. Schools To Jamie Oliver: Thanks But No Thanks

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Jamie Oliver, the English chef who took on the "lunch ladies" of Huntington, W.Va., in an attempt to make school food more healthful, has been told th...

Jamie Oliver's Many, Many Halloween Costumes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Chef/restaurateur/TV host Jamie Oliver will stop at nothing to promote his causes and his television programmes -- which means he's worn many differen...

Meatless Monday: Teaching Kids When They Are Young

Ellen Kanner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

I signed up for Common Thread because I believe in community service and believe in the importance of our connection to food, yadayada. I did not think it would be so incredibly fun.

Jamie Oliver Tops Bestselling Charts In UK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Jamie's Oliver's latest cookbook, Jamie's 30-minute Meals (Michael Joseph), has stormed to the top of the bestseller lists thanks to a seven-day sale ...

Mom Conquers Cafeteria In Healthy School Lunch Crusade

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

One San Francisco mother is spearheading a campaign to overhaul the lunches that the city's public schools are serving its students, CNN reports. As ...

Food Revolution: Jamie Oliver Takes On Junk Food Defenders In HuffPost Exclusive (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

British-born celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has been working in the United States for the past 12 years to raise awareness on the country's growing obesi...

Chocolate Flavored Toddler Formula. Yikes!

Dr. Susan Albers | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Susan Albers

It's pretty safe to say that chocolate toddler formula would be part of this "toxic environment" which is described as "high-calorie, high-fat, heavily marketed, inexpensive, and readily accessible foods."

The sweet taste of freedom - and trans fats

Christina Patterson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christina Patterson

'And what," I asked my friend's three-year-old, in my best making-small-talk-to-toddlers voice, "did you do in the park?" "We had snacks," he said. "A...

You Say You Want a Food Revolution Adaptive Management?

Mark Muller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mark Muller

Unfortunately the conversation in Washington is about adding a few cents per school meal rather than the dimes and quarters that are needed. But if spent well and studied appropriately, the Child Nutrition Act can work.