Franken Berry

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2010

    Ten kid beverages you should totally still drink

    ​Back when you were young, only taste mattered in terms of drink selection. Well, that and availability -- i.e. what your Mom allowed you to have. But mainly it was taste -- you weren't thinking about caloric content, or artificial sweeteners, or the effects of too much caffeine on your slee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2009

    Screw Candy: What rich people should give out on Halloween

    ​Pop quiz, hotshot. You've got the wealth of Bill (or at least Antonio) Gates, but you live in a neighborhood that doesn't wall-out or otherwise secure your house from casual trick-or-treating. You love Halloween, and you want your house to be legendary. You don't want to go crazy here--no Op ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2008

    Milking It: Boo Berry

    Boo Berry General Mills Rating: Three spoons out of four Cereal description: Whole-grain-corn cereal pieces featuring triangular eyes -- the better to see you with, my dear. They're accompanied by purple, pink, blue and white marshmallows shaped like bats, ghosts and other spooky stuff. If that sou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2008

    Milking It: Frankenberry

    Frankenberry General Mills Rating: Three-and-a-half spoons out of four Cereal description: Pacman-shaped bits made of whole grain corn -- although it's hard to believe that these unnaturally red (almost neon) morsels have anything organic in them whatsoever. (The pieces are so bright that they'd be ... More >>

  • News

    August 23, 2007

    Asked and Answered

    Do you have what it takes to beat the brainiacs?

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2007

    Trivial Pursuits

    It was cruel and unusual to only list the answers to these trivial questions here, but here they are: Trivia Face Off Sample Questions • What team was defeated to bring Denver its first major sports championship? Florida Panthers • Alex Trebek provided the voice of “Alan Quebec,” a game-sho ... More >>