Freakonomics


Forest Dining Is In; Gawker Wants Your Kitchen Nightmares; Best Restaurants in Rome; Most ‘Offal’ Ingredients Ever; Seventies Food Was Better(!)

* Reality bites. Gawker wants your true-life kitchen nightmare stories. [Gawker] * Into the woods. Forest dining is the next big thing. If you live near a forest, that is. If not, the next big thing will probably be something else. [Metro] * Rome if you want to. These are the 10 best restaurants in [...]

Pay What You Wish at a Restaurant: Geordie’s at The Wrigley Mansion

Here’s one from the feel-good files: The New York Times “Freakonomics” folks called readers’ attention to a restaurant in Phoenix that is allowing diners to pay what they think is fair for lunch. Geordie’s Restaurant and Lounge in The Wrigley Mansion isn’t pricing its lunch entrees, instead letting patrons decide what they’re worth. Being a [...]