The internet believes in its heart of hearts that it is national doughnut day. So, maybe you're looking for the best fritter in your area? Here's a handy guide. Maybe you just want to learn more about the American doughnut? We've got that too.
In other news: Alton Brown has a favorite doughnut; 60 new beer emoji are here; food preferences of the U.S. Supreme Court; and more.
— Fun food facts from the U.S. Supreme Court: Justice Sonia Sotomayor keeps a bowl of candy on her desk (though she battles diabetes); retired Justice David Souter ate one thing for lunch every day: plain yogurt; Justice Stephen Breyer liked cheese sandwiches — with the crusts cut off — for lunch; Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg prefers muffins over danishes or doughnuts.
— Speaking of doughnuts, Alton Brown weighs in:
— The Belgian Brewers' Association just got serious about beer emoji. The group released a special set of 60 distinct beer emoji — for those who don't take their pint in a heavy glass mug. Download the keyboard here.
— Nick Jonas released a new single and it's called "Bacon." The Verge notes that it may or may not be a sex thing, and that lyrics include this stanza, which doesn't make much sense, co-ops a Béyonce lyric, and is passively sexist to boot!
One thing I love more than being with you
And that's no ties, no drama in my life
Yeah I, I woke up like this
Aw shit, throw some bacon on it
— Finally, make some doughnuts this weekend: