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  • Blogs

    May 8, 2013

    The Five Most Bizarre Moments of the 2013 NRA Convention

    There were plenty of moments that you expect from an NRA Convention. You expect to see fear-based rhetoric with the best of them -- you count on hearing the murmurs of confiscation and tyranny, of the misguided concept that the only way to keep a government at bay is the 9mm wedged into your wife's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2012

    The $20 Trader Joe's Challenge

    Editor's note: We asked five Eating Our Words bloggers to head to Trader Joe's with $20 and write about what they were able to get. We've gathered their stories together here. Katharine Shilcutt: Objective: Two meals for two for $20 My boyfriend and I hit Trader Joe's a little before 5 p.m. on a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Idol Beat: If You're Going To San Francisco, Try Not To Be A Beardo In A Sports Coat

    ​The surest way to piss off Steven Tyler - apart from being Joe Perry - is to butcher a Beatles song, which is the sin Dave Combs committed last night. But let's be honest, he didn't do *that* horrible a job. The former(?) Aerosmith front man is just a lot more forgiving if you profess your l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2010

    Clams and Ham at Dolce Vita

    Tam VoClam pizza.​My sister-in-law visited recently and requested that we get some pizza at Dolce Vita. My response was to quote of Jules in Pulp Fiction, "Shit, Negro! That's all you had to say!" Unfortunately, the reference was lost on her and we enjoyed a moment of awkward silence followed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2009

    Sonoran Hot Dogs Invade Houston

    ​The new Sonoran hot dogs at James Coney Island may not rival the ones in Tucson, but they are pretty damn good. Two Sonoran dogs, fries and a drink go for $7.99, and a one-dog combo goes for $5.99. The JCI version of the famous Mexican perro caliente features an all-beef wiener wrapped with t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2009

    The Top 5 Food Jingles Of All Time

    Every time you begin to relax, your mind snaps to them. They pervade your days and nights until you think you can't possibly take it anymore. They're created by evil minds so genius, you're still somehow fond of them. They're jingles. The following upbeat commercial tunes are a few of the most lasti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2009

    The Weinermobile, Hassled By The Man In Houston

    Who in their right mind would ever hassle the Weinermobile, the beloved symbol of all that is good and nutritious in Oscar Meyer hot dogs?The Houston police, that's who.We were traveling on I-45 south of downtown Friday night when we glanced to the side of the road. There, amid the frenzied blinking ... More >>

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    January 23, 1997