The Morning Brew: Tuesday, 2.12

Feb 12, 2008 at 9:20 am

Could low-calorie sweeteners actually cause you to gain weight? A new study suggests so. (BBC News)

The best restaurant cities in the world, according to Forbes Traveler. New York is one, obviously, but can you guess the other U.S. city on the list before you click the link?

For the economics types: The rise in global food prices may prompt action on easing trade tariffs. (Bloomberg)

CORRECTION: A reader points out that there are three U.S. cities on the best restaurant cities list, not two. D'oh! Look, I call it The Morning Brew in part because I put it together while drinking my first cups of coffee of the day. In other words, the caffeine hasn't really kicked in yet....)

-Ian Froeb