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Barbecue Joint’s Entire Staff Quits at Once

Some people don't know when to quit; others know and write it on huge signs. Apparently after working one too many shifts while shorthanded, the team at an Ohio location of Dickey's Barbecue Pit — a chain you may recall from a recent, far-more-horrible event — quit in the most conspicuous way possible. Show More Summary

The entire staff of a restaurant quit all at once by posting a mass resignation letter on the front door.

last weekOdd : Happy Place

That "Help Wanted" sign seems redundant. (Via) Unity is alive and well amongst our servers of chain-restaurant barbecue, if this note posted on the door of a Dickey's Barbecue Pit is any indication. It would appear some mis-management has led the staff to band together and halt all pulling of pork until their voices are heard. Show More Summary

Gracefully Correct Someone by Asking Questions

Correcting someone is a delicate business. In a lot of situations, you don't want to make a fool of them, but you still want to point out they're wrong. Speaking with the How to do Everything podcast, former diplomat Angela Dickey suggests you ask them questions to lead them to the correct answer. Read more...

Honoring the First American Woman Correspondent Killed in Action

3 weeks agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlNY

Among the journalists being inducted Friday into the Milwaukee Media Hall of Fame is the one and only Dickey Chapelle. The late photographer’s trailblazing run as a female war correspondent began during World War II in Iwo Jima, when...Show More Summary

Biden's Misstep Has Implications For Turkish Policy

last monthNews : The Daily Beast

Christopher Dickey joins CNN International to discuss Biden's Erdogan gaffe and how it will affect Turkey's role in fighting ISIS.

Toxic Tea: Utah Woman Spotted Spitting Toxic Tea In Surveillance Footage [Video]

Toxic tea in a Utah restaurant nearly killed 67-year-old Jan Harding after she took a single sip. She purchased the poisoned beverage at Dickey’s Barbeque in South Jordan on August 10, 2014. Now, surveillance footage of that day shows the moment that the woman drank the lye-laced drink. Show More Summary

30,000 Yearly Gun Deaths Is a Health Epidemic

It was back in 1996 that Congressman Jay Dickey (R-AR) inserted language into the 1997 budget that prohibited gun research funded by the CDC. And from that time forward, physicians and public health researchers have been a favorite target of the NRA. Show More Summary

Video Shows Woman Drinking Toxic Tea

Newly released surveillance video shows the moment a Utah woman was nearly killed when she drank a poisoned cup of tea. Jan Harding, 67, can be seen taking a single sip from a cup of iced tea she got at Dickey's Barbeque in South Jordan, Utah. Show More Summary

Chris Dickey Talks ISIS, Russia & Family

2 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

The Daily Beast's Foreign Editor was profiled on MSNBC's 'Weekends with Alex Witt.'

Derek Jeter hits first home run at Yankee Stadium in 2014

Yankees legend Derek Jeter has had a rough final season, but on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium harkened back to his glory days. Jeter hit a line drive home run to left field against R.A. Dickey of the Blue Jays in the sixth inningShow More Summary

Flemron Dickey, food service Green Beret update

Folks have been asking about the status of Flemron Dickey‘s Congressional race in Mississippi’s 1st CD. Well, the Clarion-Ledger says that his Republican opponent is just coming out of surgery to remove a mass from his brain and he intends to run his campaign from a hospital bed, so I’m thinking he’s not too worried; […]

ALS Ice Bucketless PSA

ALS Ice Bucketless PSA 3:10 Don't let your friends go unchallenged. Ice Bucketless PSA Craig Dickey: Writer / Sam Matt Gossen: Director / Cinematographer / Editor Libby Thomas: Margie Will Hoverder: Jack Lexi Graboski: Vicky Nick Dossman:...Show More Summary

Reyes, Dickey Lead Blue Jays Over Rays 8-2

3 months agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Jose Reyes hit a three-run homer, R.A. Dickey gave up two hits in seven innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-2 Tuesday night.

Is Obama Fumbling Ukraine?

by Dish Staff Christopher Dickey isn’t impressed with the president’s response to the Russian invasion, which he still won’t call an “invasion”: Obama knows invasion is a “fightin’ word,” as they used to say in old Hollywood Westerns. And he knows — and we all know — a shootout in the Ukraine corral against the […]

Beer Here!: Q&A with Derek Lintern, NOLA Brewer and Honorary Brew Dog

3 months agoNews : The Newsroom

Tonight the New Orleans episode of "Brew Dogs" airs on Esquire Channel at 8pm Central. The show's premise is that two wild and crazy brewers from Scotland - Martin Dickey and James Watts, co-founders of Brewdog Brewing - come...

Accidents: Woman Who Drank Poisoned Tea Is Recovering

The 67-year-old Utah woman who was in critical condition after drinking sweat tea laced with a lye-based cleaner last week is showing signs of improvement. Jan Harding was eating at Dickey's Barbecue Pit after church last week when she...

Dickey’s Barbecue Employee Accidentally Uses Lye Rather Than Sugar To Make Sweet Iced Tea and Poisoned Customer

3 months agoNews : Jonathan Turley

There is a truly horrific story out of South Jordan, Utah where retired teacher Jan Harding is in critical condition after drinking tea accidentally poisoned with an industrial oven cleaner by Dickey’s Barbecue Pit. An employee confused the oven cleaner with sugar in making the sweet tea for customers. The tort liability is obvious in […]

Toxic Tea: Woman Poisoned By Restaurant’s Sweet Tea Remains In Critical Condition

A Utah woman is in critical condition after she was poisoned by a restaurant’s sweet tea. Jan Harding, 67, was eating at a Dickey’s Barbeque Pit in South Jordan, Utah, when she was poisoned by chemical cleaners in the restaurant’s sweet tea. According to KOCO, Harding’s throat and mouth started to burn almost immediately after

Grandmother In Critical Condition After Drinking Sweet Tea Laced With Lye

3 months agoNews / Crime : The Dreamin' Demon

South Jordan, UT — A 67-year-old woman is listed in critical condition after sipping a sweet tea laced with lye at a Dickey’s Barbecue Pit restaurant. Jan Harding was dining at the restaurant with her husband on Sunday, when she poured a glass of tea from a self-serve dispenser. Show More Summary

Sweet tea gives Utah woman near-death experience

When Jan Harding ordered a sweet tea at a Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Salt Lake City, she probably didn't expect that it would include toxic acid. Harding, 67, unwittingly consumed lye, which the restaurant apparently used to clean its deep fryers. Show More Summary

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