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Tuesday, October 2, 2007

The Morning Brew: Tuesday, 10/2

Posted By on Tue, Oct 2, 2007 at 9:04 AM

Does the recall of 21.7 million pounds of ground beef for possible E. coli contamination suggest something more sinister about our food supply? (USA Today)

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Our old friend Secretary of Health and Human Services Michael Leavitt continues to push the idea that technology, not more inspections, will improve the safety of imported food. (Washington Post)

A one-man crusade to ban eating contests. Dude's my new hero. (Eagle-Tribune)

Why should we ban eating contests? Because the U.S. has twice as many obese people as Europe, that's why. (Reuters)

-Ian Froeb

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