And finally… INSTAGRAM NOT ON THE MENU: A study shows that foodies who takes pictures of their meals are more likely to lose their appetites… after seeing what their food looks like in photos. Up next: a study that says selfies make you masturbate less. (NY Post)
(Hilarious stock photo by Shutterstock via the Post)
I may have gone a little overboard at the Filipino store today. Not seen: the kaldereta.
WHERE’S THE BEEF? IN THAT PETRI DISH, ACUTALLY A hamburger patty made from cow muscle grown in a laboratory was fried, served and eaten during a demonstration in London on Monday. The experiment, paid for by Google co-founder Sergey Brin, represents the first step in providing “high-quality protein for the world’s growing population while avoiding most of the environmental and animal welfare issues related to livestock production,” according to the New York Times. Not addressed: the world’s growing gag reflex at seeing their Big Mac plop out of a petri dish. (Photos: David Parry / PA via EPA [top]; Toby Melville / Reuters, both via the New York Times)