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Colonel Sanders Threatened; What Padma’s Baby Eats

• The United Nations’ World Food Program, the world’s largest anti-hunger agency, is also having a hard time with rising food and commodity prices. [Reuters]

• Researchers found that 47 percent of supermarket meat and poultry contained Staphylococcus aureus bacteria, much of it antibiotic-resistant. Awesome! [AZ Central]

• An old letter has been revealed showing a death threat to Colonel Sanders written by some nutcase. [USA Today]

• Padma’s baby does not eat baby food! The idea. Little Krishna only dines on “mushy” Indian food. [Ok]

• Uh-oh! It might be time for another grocery workers strike! [LAT]

• First there was Elvis on a potato chip, now it’s Kate Middleton on a jelly bean. Can this wedding please just happen already? [NPR]

• McDonald’s Canada is now accepting Monopoly money to promote the return of its Monopoly game. We’d insert a joke about the Canadian dollar, but it’s actually on par with the American dollar right now. [Consumerist]

• You could go vegetarian, but know that VegNews magazine has such a nonexistent photo budget it’s using stock meat photos to represent fake meat. [Slashfood]

• She might be kind of annoying yapping on about her culinary endeavors, but poor Gwyneth Paltrow had no choice but to publish that cookbook: Food media is the next logical step for over-the-hill actresses these days. [WSJ]

Colonel Sanders Threatened; What Padma’s Baby Eats