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TeddyP
July 16 2014

Man Faces Charges for Carving Watermelon

A man from Connecticut faces criminal charges after a woman told authorities he 'stabbed' a watermelon sitting on the counter in a “passive-aggressive” manner. The woman...
ScottAdlerberg
June 27 2014

Gangster Cinema, British Style: The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (1989)

The Cook, the Thief, His Wife, and Her Lover is not the first film you're likely to come up with when thinking about British gangster movies. Filmmaker Peter Greenaway, who began his artistic endeavors...
TeddyP
May 14 2014

Woman Calls Cops on Subway Over Flatizza Sauce

We all love our favorite pizza sause and some of us love it more than others. A North Carolina woman was placed under arrest and charged with misuse of the 911 system after allegedly calling the...
girlygirl415
May 3 2014

Fresh Meat: Boiled Over by Barbara Ross

Boiled Over by Barbara Ross is the second cozy installment in the Maine Clambake mystery series featuring Julia Snowden, former New York City girl who has returned to Busman’s Harbor, Maine, to...
TeddyP
March 20 2014

Woman Torches Car Over a McFlurry

The lack of a delicous ice cream treat made a Florida woman really hot-headed. According to the witnesses at the scene, the woman set a man's car on fire in the parking lot of a Jacksonville McDonald's...
Crime HQ
March 18 2014

Chocolate Pill? Thousands Involved in 4-Year Test

It's no secret that in controlled doses, certain types of dark chocolate can have a positive effect on the human body. Previous studies have shown that cocoa flavanols improve blood pressure,...
Crime HQ
December 6 2013

Resolving Conflict One Cake at a Time

We just delivered this to @amazon HQ in honor of a 3 year overdue invoice. Can we please get this mess fixed? —ruaok http://t.co/K6OJWis3NK — MusicBrainz (@MusicBrainz) December...
Crime HQ
November 28 2013

Deadly Nightshade in the Cranberry Sauce?

Chewing like this guy, you'll always notice the difference, not to mention avoiding a holiday Heimlich marathon. Knitting artist and rescue enthusiast Katie Bradley of Vancouver, Washington...
jenny_maloney
November 26 2013

Fresh Meat: The Missing Dough by Chris Cavender

The Missing Dough by Chris Cavender is the sixth installment of the Pizza Lovers Mystery series featuring Eleanor Swift, who faces the skewering of a former brother-in-law during the Founders Day Festival...
Crime HQ
October 29 2013

Now Win This!: Trick-or-Treat Food Mystery Sweepstakes

Halloween is almost here and instead of a trick, we thought we'd give you a treat of food mysteries! While cannolis and clam chowder aren't the typical treats for Halloween, we imagine these...
Crime HQ
October 29 2013

Rest in Piece of Cake

Like many people over the weekend, you may have gone to a Halloween party or are planning to have some sort of shindig on October 31. If you're still scrambling for any food ideas, we have one that...
Master_Blaster
October 22 2013

Pass the F**king Potatoes, or Foul Things Soldiers Say

There’s a scene in the movie Hamburger Hill that rings so true, I can’t help but remember it every time I hear someone say pass the potatoes. Usually at Thanksgiving or Christmas, someone...
LondonMcGuire
October 22 2013

Fashion and Food According to Dr. Hannibal Lecter

Don Draper may have his own Banana Republic line, but he's not the only well-dressed antihero on TV today.  Hannibal Lecter has made the transition to the small scene on NBC's Hannibal,...
JenniferProffitt
October 15 2013

Eye-Popping Cake Pops

And the eyes have it! At least for this fun Halloween treat. Make your guests' stomachs squirm with this finger food! Hat tip to Party City for creating these lovely favors and giving us many...
Crime HQ
October 14 2013

Extortion At the Office: Cheetos Edition

When you really, really like Cheetos, sometimes extreme measures will become necessary. Deep inside, we all probably suspected that, but here's more evidence. The delectably crunchy, cheesy...
Crime HQ
October 3 2013

Trick or Toast!: Occult Jam Made from Princess Diana’s Hair

This is not a joke, but an actual, edible product created as surreal art by Bompas & Parr. The ingredients of their Occult Milk Jam are “milk, cream, caster sugar, Hendrick's Gin infused...
Crime HQ
September 24 2013

Now Win This!: Bouchercon 2013 Bundle Sweepstakes

If you missed this year's Bouchercon, the international crime convention, we've brought back two fistfuls of titles with something for everyone—and even enough to share! This Sweepstakes...
Crime HQ
September 11 2013

Witch Fingers: The Knuckles are Deliciously Crispy

There are lots of versions of these out there—even necrotized zombie ones—but here are the instructions from Karen Pack's Pinterest board (thanks!) with this great picture. Simply...
Crime HQ
September 4 2013

Crimes Against Cake and possibly EMTs

Ignoring the fact that chocolate strawberries and fire trucks don't go together, and ignoring the fact that the aforementioned fire truck image has been ripped off from clipart.com, don't you...
TyTreadwell
August 30 2013

Last Supper of a Black Widow and More Women of Death Row

Recent surveys show that men and women have different mindsets when it comes to dieting, and apparently, not even death row can erase that disparity between the sexes. Counting calories when you’re...
niidasholm
August 30 2013

Fresh Meat: Clammed Up by Barbara Ross

Clammed Up by Barbara Ross is the debut of a new cozy mystery series set in coastal Maine, featuring struggling family-businessowner Julie Snowden, a killer at a wedding party, and traditional seafood...
Crime HQ
August 22 2013

First the Baby Shower, Then Cake and Bludgeoning

This is no way to treat family or quality bakeware. As MLive reports: According to Cramer, she and [her niece] Meyer attended a mutual relative’s baby shower then returned to Cramer’s...
Crime HQ
August 12 2013

The Eldritch Horror of Cthulhu Commands You...

—to consider adding a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Via I09 and amazing baker Sandy Yoo.
Crime HQ
August 8 2013

Death Row Zinng: Empty Injections, the Never-Executed, and Other Oddities

Texas Runs out of Lethal Injectables? Apparently, it's not a shortage, but an expiration of stock, still, the busiest death row's syringes are empty...   There are...
Crime HQ
August 5 2013

Criminal Element’s Week Behind Bars, with Dinner Like We Had in Stir

Prison food was no picnic, unless you were incarcerated at Alcatraz. James A. Johnston, first warden of The Rock, knew bad food led to bad moods, and bad moods led to riots. So, he made sure the prison...
Crime HQ
July 29 2013

Our New Cutting Board, Pre-Bloodied but Cute

This one will forever be dripping the arterial red over the counter. Is it eeeewwww or awesome? Hat tip for the cleverly gruesome chopping block to Laughing Squid, who points out that Mustard...
niidasholm
July 15 2013

Fresh Meat: Hen of the Baskervilles by Donna Andrews

Hen of the Baskervilles by Donna Andrews is the fifteenth humorous mystery featuring blacksmith Meg Lanslow, her family, and the community of Caerphilly, Virginia (available July 18, 2013). Hen...
Crime HQ
July 9 2013

The Red Wedding...Cake?

By now most people have heard about the catastrophic scene in Game of Thrones when meeting your ex's parents just doesn't work out so well for you. Well, in a less gruesome (or more, depending...
Crime HQ
June 24 2013

Eat His Brains Before He Eats Yours: Undead Fred Zombie Cookie Cutters

Have you ever been to a cookie swap and wished “Jeez, I wish there were more zombies here?” Well, thanks to Fred & Friends, that can actually happen. These cookies are the friendlier...
CToohey
May 30 2013

The BeSSSt Python Cake From An Ophidiophobic Baker

Francesca Pitcher of the UK’s North Star Cakes is a very talented sculptor and baker, but more than that, a very generous mom. We know this, because she faced her own deep fear of snakes, using...