No blog in the universe has covered the rise and fall of Empanada Joe's like FAPPAF. We posted the first ever review, which was quickly picked up by Eater. Soon, attention turned to the obviously fake positive reviews that were popping up all over the internet - including on this blog (see first review).
Well, after less than a year, Empanada Joe's has closed shop in Morningside Heights, according to the Columbia Spectator. Well, goodbye Joe.