Heineken's Controversial Ad, a Chef's Stand Against Vegan Activists & More

Everything you might have missed this week

We get it, you're busy. We're swamped, too—busy combing the Internet to keep you in the loop amid this fast-moving world, that is. Head into the weekend with these articles, food-related deep dives and Tasting Table reads stored away as dinner party conversation fodder.

All About Food

• The best way to counter the vegan protesters in front of your restaurant? Carve a deer leg in front of them.

• Watch the Heineken ad that's being called "terribly racist."

• Will you actually get botulism from that bulging can? Maybe.

• Meet the new generation of food magazines.

• Pixar's latest short film will be about a dumpling that comes to life.

• Speaking of which, Toy Story's Pizza Planet is coming to life.

• Yes, there's a reason you tap the table before taking a shot.

• These doughnut-themed shoes let you literally run on Dunkin'.

• Peeps-flavored beer is the Easter brew you never asked for.

Around the Web

• The Ritz-Carlton's newest hotel will sail the ocean.

• Flying with kids: now only somewhat of a struggle.

This Week on TT

• Take a look inside the new Noma.

• Kroger and Target are reportedly discussing a merger.

• Frozen alcoholic beverages might be coming to a Chipotle near you.

• See which food shows get nominated for an Emmy Award.

• José Andrés gives away free food to student marchers.