Let’s be completely real with ourselves, educating ourselves on healthy and delicious foods has never been “gangster” or “cool.”
In August of 2012, a Tumblr blog by the name of Thug Kitchen launched its first blog post, a hilarious image (see below) that uses some real hip-hop, “fuck you” type dialogue to talk health…and it caught on with the underbelly of the Internet, like wildfire. If you ever had the inclination that being Vegan wasn’t “gangster,” (guilty as charged), this might just change your entire perception on respecting fruits and vegetables.
ThugKitchen’s Facebook presence continues to grow, with 121,000+ fans and counting at the time of this post.
Here’s one of my favorites from ThugKitchen as they talk about “tiny ass fucking tomatoes” protecting you from “dick cancer”:
…and then they went on to give people a recipe for “Agua Fuckin Fresca” in exchange for putting down “that soda shit” :
Oh yeah, and did you know that Strawberries are a “holy fucking hand grenade against cancer cells“? How about Avocado’s being “nature’s butter”? Learn: