Tag: food

A file photo of unrelated fried chicken. Source: Facebook
Canada

Vancouver man claims order from fast food shop contained ‘metal pipe’

An unwelcome piece of copper pipe was discovered in a box of takeaway fried chicken from a Vancouver takeaway shop, disgusting the customer and his friends who had already chomped their way through most of the meal. The restaurant serving up the chicken & copper combo is located in Richmond, and […]

A bunch of bananas pose in this file photo. Source: Facebook
United Kingdom

Unusual tradition in Scottish town sees bananas ‘banned’ for one day

Banana fans at a Scottish seaside town will have to wait a whole day before their favorite yellow fruit is permitted to be eaten again, in honor of a strange superstition during the annual boat festival. Located in Aberdeenshire, the town of Portsoy has played host to the Scottish Traditional Boat Festival each year since […]