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Web Catch: A father and son's punny Foodnited States of America

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We here at BringMeTheNews love us some puns, and apparently so does Chris Durso and his 8-year-old son.

The two are teaming up to create the Foodnited States of America, a grub-based homage to each state in the union.

Here's the original post introducing the art project. Since then, more have been added to the foodiggity Instagram account. You can also search for the hashtag

Not done yet however: Minnesota.

So let's hear it – what are your best Minnesota #FoodnitedStates name suggestions? Let us know in the comments below, or on our Facebook page.

And here are a few more examples to get your creative juices (and possibly your stomach) going.

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