FYI: Long Weekend Edition

• The real reason behind the spicy food craze? Geezers’ moribund taste buds [B. Globe]

• Millers and Coors to merge - many crappy beers to result [FT]

• Worst food inflation in 17 years only partially due to ethanol [Tribune]

U.S. in telling big food aid push to N. Korea? [AFP]

FAO: over 800 million people (13.4%?) lack adequate food supply [AllAfrica]

• That Omega 3 claim on your food label may not mean anything [NYTimes]

• Can human urine be used as fertilizer? Oh, hell yeah it can! [Science Daily]


FYI: Long Weekend Edition