Vengeance Eating - Public Radio's The Dinner Party joins Joel Stein to bite back against "Uni" by The Dinner Party Download published on 2012-03-05T23:01:39Z Uni - Japanese for “sea urchin” - has been creeping up on all sorts of restaurant menus. But is the tentacular food REALLY that spectacular? Joel Stein covers food and culture for Time magazine and other outlets, and he recently wrote that he’s sick of uni. Co-host Brendan Francis Newnam joins him for one last uni meal, and talks about how it became so popular. -- "The Dinner Party" (www.dinnerpartydownload.com) is a smart, funny public radio show about everything excellent in culture, from the company that brings you "Marketplace." Think NPR meets Vanity Fair. In each episode, hosts Rico Gagliano & Brendan Francis Newnam talk with some of the world's most interesting celebrities, and along the way equip you with bad jokes, fresh drink recipes, hot food finds, odd news items... and etiquette tips from the likes of Henry Rollins and Dick Cavett. Past guests include Michelle Williams, Judd Apatow, Kid Cudi, Sir Richard Branson and others. Wallpaper magazine calls us one of their "30 Reasons To Live In The USA."