When I was a tween, I had a weird fixation with Snapple bottles. I thought the label design was cool, and I liked the way a whole row of empty bottles of different varieties (including the abandoned line of sodas) looked lined on my bedroom window pane. Exciting times, let me tell you. I've since gi ... More >>
We've been taking a look at foods we miss dearly and crave back in our lives. So far, we've decided we can't stand a life without snacks like O'boisies Potato Chips and Fast Food Chicken Dishes like KFC's $.39 Chicken Littles. But all of that junk food has made us thirsty, so this time, we're remini ... More >>
Rap is a universal language, except for most old people. So it's natural that college students would use rap to express their love for their school.
Sometimes this is done well, others....not so well.
True to form are these Texas schools, be they oh-so-white or not so white. How well do they succe ... More >>
Maybe it's because I'm a Libra, but I believe that everything in life should be as harmonious as possible-love, especially. Duets might be the ultimate musical testament to such a theory. I'm not talking about the resonance that's created when a woman is vacuuming while her man watches television. I ... More >>
Robb Walsh: If you were wondering what the kerfuffle over Dublin Dr Pepper was all about last week, Robb Walsh has a simple and concise explanation for the uproar: "Why the corporate headquarters of Dr Pepper/Snapple found it necessary to close down the oldest Dr Pepper bottler in Texas and a living ... More >>
NO PERIOD, Governor.If your state has a team in the World Series, chances are your governor is going to make a silly bet with a cohort from the other league.
So it's no surprise Rick Perry has a bet with someone called Jay Nixon, who we are reliably informed is the governor of Missouri.
And ... More >>
Photo by Amit GuptaDublin Dr Pepper: the highly-coveted Dr Pepper version of Mexican Coca-Cola.In the long history of entities suing themselves -- Wells Fargo in 2009, the government of Thailand in 2006 -- none have been as disheartening to Texans as the latest news that Dr Pepper Snapple (DP ... More >>
Being familiar with a wide range of foods, I don't often find myself exclaiming, "What the hell is that?" while walking through my neighborhood supermarket.
But that was my reaction when I spotted Noni Berry Snapple. More specifically, I thought, "What the hell is a noni berry?" For a seco ... More >>
Confession #1: I am not, nor ever have been, a fan of the band Poison.
Confession #2: I have never seen a single episode of The Apprentice.
But I nevertheless have become somewhat obsessed with Bret Michaels's Diet Snapple Trop-a-Rocka Tea, which the former rock star designed as part of the ... More >>
We're not really nostalgic for any of these food items--perhaps it hasn't been long enough yet? What 1990s foods do you remember consuming in great quantities (that you're willing to admit)?
5. Fat-Free/Diet Snack Foods
All of that playing around in the laboratory led to some pretty sketc ... More >>
I'm not a huge UFC guy. I enjoy getting together with friends to watch the
pay-per-view shows occasionally. I've gone on record saying that the first
Frank Mir-Brock Lesnar fight at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas is one of the
five best sporting events I've ever been to live. Plus, BONUS, there i ... More >>