The Morning Brew: Friday, 2.8

Feb 8, 2008 at 10:04 am

Tensions between China and Japan over contaminated frozen dumplings have eased somewhat. (Time)

Researchers believe pre-chewing food may transmit HIV from infected adults to babies. (New York Times)

A video game based on the competitive-eating circuit is in the works. Even if I didn't hate eating competitions, I'd consider this a bad idea. (

-Ian Froeb