Papa John’s, Applebee’s And Others Pay Huge Price For Anti-Obamacare Politicking – Forbes

Decline in business for the restaurant chains graphed, after public statements about cutting employee hours to avoid Obamacare

Mr. Schnatter decided to mix his politics with his pepperoni when suggesting that he would be cutting the work hours for Papa John employees in order to bring them below the 30 hour per week threshold that would require Schnatter to provide his employees with healthcare benefits.

It turns out the pizza eating public did not approve.┬áPapa John’s Schnatter now says he will honor Obamacare and give health insurance to all employees.

via Papa John’s, Applebee’s And Others Pay Huge Price For Anti-Obamacare Politicking – Forbes.

Simon & Garfunkel’s 1960s Potato Pancake Recipe: Gothamist

POTATO PANCAKES

(serves 4)

4 large potatoes

1/4 cup milk

1 onion

2 tablespoons flour

1 teaspoon salt

Grate potatoes into the milk. Grate the onion into the mixture. Add flour and salt and mix well. Spoon mixture one tablespoon at a time into hot oil. Brown on one side, then turn. Drain on a paper towel, and serve piping hot with apple sauce or sour cream.

via Simon & Garfunkel’s 1960s Potato Pancake Recipe: Gothamist.