01/16/2014 05:25 pm ET Updated Jan 25, 2014

Are You Hungry For Specifics In This Week's Huge Alinea Story?


The story of the scandalous evening at Alinea went viral. War is one thing, death another. Famine might be a third. But no horror approaches laying out half a grand for an evening for two at a swell restaurant and spending it in earshot of a mewling infant. "I am mainly just stunned and appalled that anyone would go to a Michelin Starred restaurant with an infant," said Trudy Richardson, a relatively temperate Alinea patron putting in her two cents on the restaurant's Facebook page. "The total lack of class and lack of care for others is unbelievable. Stop the children; if they can afford to eat in this restaurant then they can afford to pay for a sitter. They are like most Americans today and are totally about themselves and have no care for others."

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