The tragic pig-napping of Kevin Bacon and his farm buddy, Bradley the Lamb, made international headlines after their family at the Grounds of Alexandria in Sydney sounded the alarm. Facebook was all abuzz with the news and local Aussies took the hunt for the missing swine to the streets. But after further investigation, some question whether the […]
This 105-year-old Texan woman really knows how to throw a party! For her 105th birthday, she organized a three-day event with over 200 guests. And not only does she still party, she also loves mowing her lawn and dancing. What’s the secret to this great-grandmother’s good health? Bacon. Despite the negative health-effects typically associated with […]
Has the twenty-first century designers’ obsession with making everything bacon gone too far? I specifically mean J&D’s latest creation: bacon condoms … seriously? Bacon dresses and sunscreen have surprised the world. But what else will they baconise next?
What, a bacon subscription? Yes, if you’re a member of The Pig’s Heirloom Bacon Club, you will find a different artisan bacon — cured and smoked in teeny-weeny batches by producers who care about the taste more than quantity — at your doorstep every month. This is proof that you can now subscribe to anything […]
In case you haven’t noticed the trend as of late, bacon is so hot right now. Sizzling hot. And what better way to show your allegiance to the greasy breakfast dish than to wear it as a statement piece? Thanks to Irena Rudman, wearing your breakfast as a cozy scarf is now a fashionable option. […]
It all started with the bacon scarf; a realistic strand of seemingly edible product. This was followed by bacon shaving cream with an accompanying bacon lip balm for the ladies. Now the once bright world of bacon appreciation has turned into a dark and seedy world where the bacon obsessed will do almost anything to add a little touch of their favourite pork product to everything in sight.
No, no, we’re not done rocking the bacon bandwagon yet. Just for the lads who want to shave in top bloke fashion, bacon shaving cream actually exists. It sounds like a joke (the official marketing spew goes ‘It is best used after a hot shower or before an important date with someone you may want […]
You’d have thought the human race would have been done with our obsession with bacon by now. Apparently not. Swiss artist Natalie Luder has a limited edition run of some very realistic digitally-printed 100% silk slabs of bacon scarves with the tantalizing name of Fou Lard. At just 160 Swiss francs, it’s a steal considering it’s bacon you will never run out of.
Perfect for those who like to fix a stiff drink in the morning: the glazed donut flavoured vodka by 360 Vodka
For the bacon lover in your family comes this (nearly) delectable treat: a bacon coffin, so they can spend eternity huddled next to their favourite swine. Oh, and it’ll set you back just $3000. Bargain!
Coffee and doughnuts is a classic combination. But beer and doughnuts may take some adjusting to, until you realize that it is probably what you’ve always been dreaming of. And so Rogue Ales of Oregon teamed up with our favourite off-the-wall doughnut vendors in what can only be described as ‘a collision of crazies’ to create a beer that encapsulates North America: Voodoo Doughnut Bacon Maple Ale.
Have you ever had a cupcake and thought ‘this is out of this world’? Then you’ve never had a Cup Cake From Mars. Dark Chocolate Bacon, Oreo Cheesecake, Blue Moon, Ketchup or French Toast with Maple Syrup frosting. These are just some of the outrageous, but delicious, choices they have on their menu. And in case you forget, they will remind you: ‘Life is way too short not to laugh and eat cupcakes‘.
So, a horse walks into a bar … no, wait. A man walks into a Burger King in Tokyo and orders a burger made from 1,050 pieces of bacon. That’s right: something like 3 full grown pigs. Yup, and we wonder who the real swine in this case is?
Some people like their bacon black and crispy. Others like it a gently seared pinkish brown. Well, we’re here to tell you that there’s a brand new way to enjoy your favorite piggy treat: In red and white stripes. And you don’t chew it, you lick it. That’s right, folks. We’re talking about bacon-flavored candy canes, and given that this year’s bacon craze doesn’t seem anywhere close to dying down, we’re betting that these babies are going to be selling hot and fast this holiday season. Move over mint, pork is so 2011.
Bacon Alarm Clocks; Bacon Soap; Bacon in the air. What’s left? Why, Baconlube, of course. That’s right. You can enhance your foreplay with the ‘world’s first bacon-flavored personal lubricant and massage oil’. What began as an April Fool’s joke has, by popular demand, become a real product. And all for the sake of Keeping It […]