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Chick-fil-A Makes Meal Kits Now, for Some Reason

Plus, the argument against plastic straws may be built on a made-up statistic, and more food news to begin the week

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  • One more from Comic-Con: Taco Bell set up a futuristic Demolition Man-themed restaurant at the convention, reports iO9. “We were impressed by how much attention was paid to recreating the look and feel of the movie’s vision of a Taco Bell in 2032, right down to the overly polite servers, TV screens showing Franchise Wars propaganda, and funky wall decorations — even the chairs and booths were reupholstered. A representative said it took them about a week to put the whole thing together, and you can tell.”
  • Hey, everybody, look at how great a friend Target-playlist-in-real-life-musician-form Taylor Swift is. The pop star baked a birthday cake for he pal and fellow singer Selena Gomez, even though Gomez is on the other side of the world and unavailable to eat said cake. T-Swift made sure everyone knew about the stunt by broadcasting it on her Instagram story, per Jezebel.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson was the bad boy of poetry. He routinely, per the New York Times archives, ate — gasp — pie for breakfast

Rugby World Cup Sevens. A million thanks to Jessica! Go Eagles! Go Gigantes.

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