Posts Tagged ‘snacks’

why I hate most people

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

Apparently the new compostable packaging for Sun Chips — a GENIUS idea — has cost them a significant number of customers… because the bag crackles too loudly. So the company is returning to its standard packaging, in deference to this mind-boggling idiocy.

Really? Really, America? You can’t stand a crackling bag impinging on your salt-and-fat-laden snack experience in order to keep a little bit of trash out of landfills? Seriously?

I’m appalled. You have got to be kidding. We are doomed as a nation, and as a species, if we can’t do a little better than this.

hoarding can be a boon

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

Sometimes I worry that I am a bit of a hoarder of food: various treats, tidbits, jars of whatever cramming my cabinets and fridge. But then on nights like last night, I remember why that is awesome:

Without actually doing much of anything, I can have a cocktail nibble spread hefty enough to serve as dinner for four.