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The New Yorker Eats L.A.; Al Qaeda Trying To Make Airport Food Even Worse

The New Yorker looks at nine things it ate in Los Angeles, including Jitlada’s morning glory salad, Ludo’s strawberry fool with Pop Rocks, and A-Frame’s kettle corn. [New Yorker]

• Now, this is bone-chilling: Al Qaeda of the Arabian Peninsula might be looking to poison U.S. airport or hotel food supplies. Then again, the source is Fox News, so take that into account. [LiveShots/Fox News]

• Nutrition in utero and early in life likely affects eventual fertility, new research shows. So there’s another thing to blame on your parents. [Times of India]

• File under things you already knew: iPad use in restaurants is growing. [NRN]

• Urban Spoon has redesigned its app, which now allows you to upload your food porn. [CNN]

• Manhattan Beach’s Rock ‘N Fish has expanded to Laguna Beach. [PR Urgent]

• A seventh grader at a Chicago school died after experiencing a severe allergic reaction to peanuts. [Chicago Tribune]

• Since it’s important to keep your strength up while you’re sardined in with sick people and crying babies, the healthiest airline snack options are discussed here. [USAT]

The New Yorker Eats L.A.; Al Qaeda Trying To Make Airport Food Even Worse