Posts Tagged ‘Georgetown Cupcakes’

Watch Out Cupcakeries: Frosting-Fueled Human Rage Could Strike at Any Time!

In October 2005, a confused deer somehow wandered into Georgetown, and went on a rampage inside the Ralph Lauren and Diesel stores, an episode that "drew larger crowds than actress Nicole Kidman, who was in the area filming a movie earlier in the day," The Washington Post reported at the time. While that deer rampage […]

Last Week’s Greatest Hits on Young & Hungry

The big news from last week was not that Spike Mendelsohn again dominated readers' attention — it's apparently humanely impossible to resist the draw of a local celebrity chef — but that Budweiser's Select 55 finally fell out of the Top 5! The Beerspotter's original item had been a Top 5 performer for almost a […]

Twitter-verse to Georgetown Cupcake Fans: You’re Insane!

The reaction was swift (and harsh) to last week's photo of people sweating outside for their chance to buy a Georgetown Cupcake. Here's a sample of what the Twitter-verse had to say: @Staceyviera: (Ppl are sheep. SHEEP!) @ja3: More proof that people will always exceed my expectations for stupidity.

Last Week’s Greatest Hits on Young & Hungry

Spike Mendelsohn's now-it's-open, now-it's-not pizzeria continued to attract readers in droves to the Y&H blog, probably because no one had any clue when the joint would actually open. It's supposed to launch today. The week was marked by some other high-trafficked items, including the latest food trucks coming to our streets this summer. Take a […]

The Hostess with the Mostest: What’s Your Fave Commercial Snack Cake?

The other day while I was shopping at CVS, I stopped almost dead in my tracks at the sight of the snack rack, where all manner of commercial cakes stared forlornly back at me, doomed souls from another era. Hostess Cupcakes, Suzy Q's, Ding Dongs, Donettes, Sno Balls, Twinkies, Zingers, and my personal junk-food favorite, […]

The Atlantic’s Corby Kummer Picks Apart D.C.’s Cupcakes