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Yawping about Yelp – and Review Sites in General

The review site I use most often is the one that frustrates me most. In this post I’ll tell you what I dislike in reviews and tease at a couple of new review sites.

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Rant: New year, new you?

Ah, January 1st. The new year. When the new year’s resolution juggernaut is awakened and the rabid weight loss industry looks hungrily at its prey.

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New grocery items: The good, the bad and the salty

I was feeling kind of ranty yesterday. First it was a poor argument I read in MetroNews, then it was a tweet that exposed me to some corporate food giant rhetoric. Rosie Schwartz tweeted a link to an article that she wrote for MSN about her findings at Grocery Innovations Canada 2011, a grocery industry trade […]

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Trenta’s Terror: Misinformation & Propaganda

This post was originally part of my previous News Bites post but it was too big for the format. It sat as a draft for a few days before I modified it for clarity and expanded it: Graphic: How big, exactly, is Starbucks’ new ‘Trenta’ size? [National Post] I actually first noticed it when Serious […]

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