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Friday, January 4, 2008

The Morning Brew: Friday, 1.4

Posted By on Fri, Jan 4, 2008 at 9:20 AM

Believe it or not, there's news besides Britney this fine Friday morning.

The FDA is likely to approve the sale of meat and milk from cloned animals, reports the Wall Street Journal. (Here's a Reuters summary if you can't read the WSJ piece.)

China, still on the warpath, will have a center to monitor food safety during this summer's Olympics. (AP)

The Food Network makes the right choice, for once: Alton Brown has a new contract. (CNN)

Fake grouper has become such a problem in Florida that some restaurants won't offer the expensive fish. (AP)

A Louisiana man is banned from an all-you-can-eat buffet for eating all he can eat! Wasn't this an episode of The Simpsons? (AP)

-Ian Froeb

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