* How to feed a teenage boy on a shoestring. (WaPo)

* Some Jews find bacon too tempting. (Forward)

* An industrial civil war: Dr Pepper vs. Dr Pepper. (WSJ)

* Garbage goes in trash bags. Not chefs. (NY Post)

* The rise of Chilean cuisine. (The Atlantic)

* Monkeys use tools to eat. So do humans. But fish? (Wired)

* Wild horses obsessed with junk food. (WaPo)

* SF Chron food critic Michael Bauer gets food poisoning. (SFGate)