Weekly Media Mix: Hot Dog Chips; Sifton Reviews Roberta's; and Marky Mark Enters the Burger Biz

Some of the week's biggest food and drink stories
Weekly Media Mix
Arthur Bovino

Weekly Media Mix

The Daily Byte's Weekly Media Mix rounds up the week's big food stories.

• Sam Sifton awards Roberta's in Bushwick, Brooklyn two stars. [NYT]

• 7-Eleven debuts hot dog flavored potato chips. [Gothamist]

• Mark Wahlberg and his brothers will join the ranks of celebrities who own restaurants. The brothers announced they plan to open a burger restaurant called Walhburger in Hingham, Mass. [HuffPo]

Beef of the Week
• Anthony Bourdain and Paula Deen got into a war of words. [HuffPo]

• Make hot dogs look like people with the Happy Hot Dog Man. [HuffPo]

Shame of the Week
• An Alaskan mother was convicted of child abuse for punishing her child by forcing him to drink hot sauce. [USAT]

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