Your Kids Think Food Tastes Better When It Has A Cartoon On The Box

Your Kids Think Food Tastes Better When It Has A Cartoon On The Box

Researchers from Yale University announced today that kids think food tastes better when its marketed with a cartoon. They asked 40 kids to try some gummy fruit snacks, graham crackers and baby carrots. [More]

Got A Shrek Drinking Glass? McDonald's Will Pay You $3 For It

Got A Shrek Drinking Glass? McDonald's Will Pay You $3 For It

McDonald’s is upping the ante in its recall of the not-so-collectible Shrek drinking glasses. Although the four glass designs were recalled officially on June 4th by the CPSC, McDonald’s has announced that starting tomorrow you’ll be able to bring them back to the restaurant, fill out a refund form, and get a $3 refund per glass. [More]

McDonald's Recalls Shrek Drinking Glasses, And Not Just Because Latest Movie Sucks

McDonald's Recalls Shrek Drinking Glasses, And Not Just Because Latest Movie Sucks

No, this isn’t a hoax like yesterday’s McRibbles reports. McDonald’s, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, has announced a voluntary recall of their Shrek Forever After Collectible Drinking Glasses because of a risk of exposure to cadmium. [More]

World Still Isn't Quite Insane Enough To Pay $20 For Shrek Tickets

World Still Isn't Quite Insane Enough To Pay $20 For Shrek Tickets

It turns out Shrek Forever After will not go down as the movie to break the $20 IMAX ticket barrier, because the AMC ticket pricing was a mistake and corrected soon after media reports circulated about the sign of the apocalypse. [More]

People Are Paying $20 To See A Shrek Movie

People Are Paying $20 To See A Shrek Movie

The WSJ reports that for the first time, tickets to a movie have reached the $20 threshold. People are apparently paying $20 per adult ticket to see the IMAX version of “Shrek Forever After.” [More]

Shrek To Market "Healthy" McDonald's Choices To Kids. What?

Shrek To Market "Healthy" McDonald's Choices To Kids. What?

A chubby troll , or giant, or whatever Shrek is supposed to be isn’t exactly the best spokesperson for healthy eating, but McDonald’s is using him anyway. The McDonald’s Shrek themed “Milk and Apples” campaign launches tomorrow.

ChiaGate: Shrek Has a Mullet

ChiaGate: Shrek Has a Mullet

It’s suppose to fully grow in about a week. It’s been over a week. Our Chia Shrek has a mullet. Where did I go wrong? Do these things suck, or is it me?

We think that the mystery of which hairstyle will grow on your terra cotta head is part of the magic of Chia, but we will not rest until we discover if Chia is using the lovable cartoon ogre as a carrier for the reintroduction of ‘parties in the back.’