Big Road Trip Pictures Days 7-9

Posted on June 8th, by Foodio54 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Day 7 Columbia Falls, MT to Seattle, then flying to Fairbanks, Alaska

Entering Idaho and Pacific Standard Time

Washington has deserts, who knew?

The Washington from all the postcards on I-90 near Seattle

Fairbanks at Midnight

Day 8 Fairbanks to Anchorage though Denali National Park

Day 9 Barrow, Alaska

Arctic Ocean

We Don’t want no Stinkin Kids!

Posted on May 26th, by Foodio54 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Or at least Craig Gereau doesn’t want any stinkin kids.

Craig Gereau, manager of the Red Thai restaurant in Silverton, Oregon announced that young children are no longer welcome in his eatery.

He cites the fact that children are loud, smelly, and disruptive, but he also failed to mention his inherit dislike for the women who accompany these “children”.

According to recent reports, women who take their children out to eat are pushy and demanding. These women expect to get the “same” service from restaurants as other patrons when they are obviously converting a nice quiet restaurant into their personal play pen.

“We’ve had to turn away a few young parents. -They’re a little bit appalled, a little bit annoyed, but we have to do what we have to do. We can’t stay in business to please everybody,” Gereau said, “I’m not discriminating against … Read More »

Some new stuff on the way

Posted on June 26th, by Foodio54 in Uncategorized. No Comments

We’ve been very busy over the past week with 2 new features which are pretty cool (if I do say so myself). While we get a picture of how people are using the site we wanted to build a few items which are related to what we have, but were just sort of fun or interesting beyond just finding great restaurants.

Neither of these are done yet, although one of them is almost done, so we can’t spill the beans quite yet. I will say that we dropped from 520k restaurants to about 515k as we were cleaning up some bad data, but one of the features required us to get some more places, 10,000 to be specific (so we’re up to 525k). This will all make sense in about a week and a half

Once these 2 features are done … Read More »

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