Wela Whip - Rethinking Porn… Food Porn That Is, You’re Doing It All Wrong, Don’t Tip If You Won’t Return, You Go Girl, Yo Quiero Margarita?

Rethinking Porn… Food Porn That IsIf you have never heard of this little company called Google (worth about $365B) you soon will. If they haven’t already taken over your life they definitely will with this move into Instagram. The company is working on a project that will read (and tell you) the number of calories that are in the food you post on Instagram. We better start practicing our excuses now. “Oh, I didn’t eat that, it just looked so good I wanted to take a picture.” It was just art, right?!...Read More

You’re Doing It All Wrong If you are drinking coffee in the morning you are certainly doing it all wrong. You read that sentence correctly. Drinking coffee right when you wake up is bad. The effects you are supposed to get don’t really kick in. It’s science, or at least in a study. This is apparently the reason some of us say we don’t feel the impact of coffee anymore. Since the study found this for all caffeine, it looks like water just got a big win… blah!...Read More

Don’t Tip If You Won’t Return If you don’t plan on returning to a restaurant you are not supposed to tip. An economist said this, so I wouldn’t argue with him. In an interview on a book about economics and individuals behavior Richard Thaler made this point. Based on economists definition of good behavior, if you aren’t going to return to the restaurant, you shouldn't tip. Otherwise, we are behaving poorly. Is it misbehavior for the wait staff to hit us after doing this?!...Read More

You Go Girl Another record down, and this time the President of the United States was knocked off the podium. After her first tweet, Caitlyn Jenner, was able to accumulate one million Twitter followers more quickly than the President of the United States, Barack Obama. In just four hours Caitlyn had one million followers. Although she still lags the President for total followers, she won this race. As Caitlyn noted, “Another Jenner world record.”...Read More

Yo Quiero Margarita? Who would love a nice Margarita tonight? Well, you could go to your local Mexican joint, or you could go to the Taco Bell down the street… if you are in Wicker Park. The Wicker Park Taco Bell is going to be serving beer, wine and boozy ‘freezes.’ Nothing like a nice Merlot and a cheesy Gordita Crunch!...Read More