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A world bacon shortage? ‘Pig Ebola’ slams Asian Big Pork industry, leading to inflation fears

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 26, 2019 at 9:00pm 8/26/2019 at 9:00pm
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The world is looking at a potential shortage of bacon and other pork products as African Swine Fever, nicknamed ‘Pig Ebola’, has spread through Asia.
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Justice: Police Believe They’ve Identified Viral Blue Bell Licker, Say Charges Will Be Filed

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 4, 2019 at 8:00pm 7/4/2019 at 8:00pm

In what can only be described as an act of a terror a woman opened up a half gallon of Blue Bell ice cream (the best ice cream in the country), licked it, and returned it to the freezer of a WalMart in Lufkin, Texas.

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Country Time Lemonade Will Pay Permits, Fines for Kiddos’ Lemonade Stands

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 24, 2019 at 6:00pm 6/24/2019 at 6:00pm
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Cities and local municipal governments are typically the worst offenders in the realm of individual liberty. They make everything from hair braiding to giving meals to the homeless to a pop-up lemonade stand illegal but for proper permit.

Country Time Lemonade has their own legal aide program that promises to help out...

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Starbucks’ new bathroom policy not working out as hoped

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 14, 2018 at 7:00am 12/14/2018 at 7:00am

It has been 7 months since the famous purveyor of caffeinated confection, Starbucks, declared their bathrooms “open to the public” without the need to purchase their products.

Data suggests that the virtue signaling isn’t working out as well as hoped by the corporate leaders.

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CDC Alert: Avoid All Romaine Lettuce

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 4:04pm 11/20/2018 at 4:04pm

Tuesday, the CDC issued an urgent alert warning consumers to avoid ALL romaine lettuce until further notice.

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Populism is Dangerous: Taco Bell Voted Best Mexican Restaurant in the Country

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 2:00pm 9/12/2018 at 2:00pm
From taco bells media kit

After Trump was elected, there was an entire movement to abolish the Electoral College for no other reason than Trump won and Hillary did not, popular vote, yada yada yada. Thank the good Lord we are not a pure democracy.

The Electoral College was designed to protect the country from populist uprisings and democratic...

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Sad Little Protest Held Outside of Houston Restaurant Where Jeff Sessions Ate Last Week

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 13, 2018 at 9:56pm 8/13/2018 at 9:56pm

GAWD.

To use millennial speak — I seriously can’t even with this.

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Domino’s Pizza has a new offering — filling potholes

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 3:00pm 6/12/2018 at 3:00pm
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Fast food chain Domino’s Pizza is doing the job most local government’s serially neglect — filling in potholes.

Under a new initiative, Paving for Pizza, Domino’s is soliciting nominations for towns in desperate need of deliverance from rough roads, for the pizza’s sake, naturally.

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All Hail the King Harv’s Imperial Coffees (Updated)

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 7:00am 6/6/2018 at 7:00am

I have been known to be drink $4 Ithaca lattes, if visiting Legal Insurrection readers pay.

So when reader David threw a pity party for me after Amazon dumped us, and offered to send me some coffee from his family business, I was like: If you insist.

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Starbucks Chairman Howard Shultz Leaves Post, Possibly Mulling Presidential Run

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 1:00pm 6/5/2018 at 1:00pm
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Starbucks has been plastered across headlines recently after the company closed all its stores last week for a social justice-oriented ‘diversity’ training. Now Starbucks Executive Chairman Howard Shultz, the man responsible for the well-known coffeehouse, has stepped down from his post.

Word is that Shultz has decided to prepare a run for...

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Starbucks Releases Their Social Justice Training Manual

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 9:00pm 6/2/2018 at 9:00pm

In April, a Starbucks store manager called the cops on two black men who attempted to use the store restroom but had not purchased anything. They claimed they were waiting to meet with a real estate investor.

Black Lives Matters got involved, the store manager was stripped of title and rank, either...

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Texas Man Sentenced to 50 Years for Stealing More than $1.2M in Fajitas

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 9:12pm 4/24/2018 at 9:12pm
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Gilberto Escamilla was sentenced to 50 years in the slammer for stealing more than $1.2 million in fajitas.

Escamilla pled guilty to theft by a public servant.

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CDC Expands E. Coli Warning To All Romaine Lettuce

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 3:30pm 4/21/2018 at 3:30pm
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The CDC has issued an E. coli warning about all romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona area.  The warning includes all romaine lettuce, hearts, and salad mixes containing romaine.  While the warnings focus on store-bought romaine lettuce, the warning does extend to all restaurants, as well.

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Starbucks’ Virtue Signaling Gets the Meme Treatment it Deserves

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 3:00pm 4/18/2018 at 3:00pm

Two black men were arrested at a Starbucks Coffee store in Philadelphia last week after getting a call from a store manager. The men arrested attempted to use the store’s bathrooms without purchasing anything and then refused to leave. They were reportedly meeting with a real estate investor.

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Switzerland: New Law Makes It Illegal To Boil Live Lobsters

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 18, 2018 at 4:00pm 2/18/2018 at 4:00pm

Lobsters have gone from being considered “trash” food fit only for servants, the poor, and cats to being a much-loved, often expensive delicacy.

Everyone has heard the myth that lobsters “scream” when tossed in a pot of boiling water—they don’t, they have no vocal cords, but research does indicate that lobsters (and...

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Trump plans on replacing portion of food stamps with food

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 11:00am 2/14/2018 at 11:00am
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Obama may have wanted to be a transformative President, but Donald J. Trump appears well on his way to owning this title.

His administration is now proposing a food delivery program that would replace about half of food stamp benefits for households who qualify for the boxes. The program is referred to...

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House passes bill to ease Obama’s excessive menu labeling rules

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 9:13pm 2/7/2018 at 9:13pm
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President Trump is not the only one taking a giant eraser to Barack Obama’s legacy.

The House of Representatives has just passed a bill rescinding many of the former President’s restrictive menu labeling rules, and potentially providing enough flexibility so that restaurants won’t have to label the calories for every variation of...

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