| Nov 26, 2013
| 11:00 AM
If you read a recent Forbes article on Hampton Creek Foods, makers of the purely plant-based egg mayonnaise sold at Whole Foods, you may have noticed a single sentence referencing former Vice President Al Gore. According to Forbes, Gore is "circling"...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:35 PM
If any Pop & Hiss readers were wondering where your intrepid dance music writer was the last week, I'm thrilled to say that the short answer is this: a Jamaican vegan trap-music bar with a "Cool Runnings" theme and a fake beach that abuts the Berlin...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 11:47 AM
Happy Thanksgiving, turkey eaters.
In honor of the holiday, we're sharing an infographic with Thanksgiving trivia -- primarily, turkey-consumption tidbits that will make vegans squirm.
The chart, from Statista, reveals the location of the turkey-...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 3:58 PM
On Thanksgiving, the folks at Cafe Gratitude feel that everybody else has finally caught on.
At Cafe Gratitude, plates are printed with the question that goes around many holiday tables: "What are you grateful for?"
And each day at Cafe Gratitude,...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Ask any Angeleno, and you'll probably hear that the biggest headache (second to the traffic) is meeting people. But it looks like Audrey Shulman, a development coordinator for an unscripted television production company and an avid baker, may have found a...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Jay Z and Beyoncé are two of the latest celebrities taking the plunge into a vegan lifestyle. The rapper announced on his lifestyle blog that he and his wife would embark on a 22-day vegan challenge Tuesday, one day before his 44th birthday.
Jay Z began...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:15 PM
So here we are in our Southern California understanding of winter, dining on patios under heat lamps and letting in the T-shirt-wearing heater repairman even though he showed up an hour late.
To survive this cold it's only natural to turn to soup.
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Robin Quivers was making all the news Monday morning while Howard Stern played sidekick, a role reversal that gave way to Quivers' discussion about her long-time battle with cancer.
Quivers underwent surgery last year to remove a large mass in her...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:15 PM
When the fallen leaves begin to crunch under your boots, you know fall is coming. For many, it's the best time of year. It means back to school, Halloween candy, cozy coats and the return of the coveted Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Lattes. But not if you're...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:00 PM
There's something about fall — with its back-to-school, new-start feeling — that compels many of us to revisit our plans to diet, and sometimes those plans involve fads.
Even celebrities who can afford the best personal trainers,...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:30 AM
New Jersey Senate candidate Cory Booker uses Twitter more than the typical politician.
He tweets cheesy maxims; replies publicly to just about everyone who mentions his name, and relentlessly catalogs his schedule of ribbon cuttings, football games...