- Uncooked bacon found strewn all around a NYC park where Muslims were gathered to celebrate Ramadan, now being investigated as a hate crime. Hate crime or not, it’s still a waste of perfectly good pork. (Chicago Tribune)

- The Daily Meal puts together a list of gluttony inspired "Mind-Blowing" Bacon dishes, and where you can get them. The Triple B Taco and Melba Pancakes have me saying “I want to go to there.” (The Daily Meal via Fox News)

- Bacon flavored Coke, sadly, still does not exist (yet). (Yahoo)

- Cooking with bacon fat really does make everything better! (HuffPo)

- Smucker’s has decided to cut to the chase and release Bacon-Flavored Maple Syrup. It seems to only be available in the single serve packs, so it seems like trips to your local diner will be even more bacon-y! (HuffPo)

- Who says salads have to be rabbit food? Here’s a list of 10 bacon-spiked salad recipes! (TheKitchn)