FYI: Airplane Food Was Once Gourmet

• Airplane food used to be fine china, silver, an extensive wine list, and good food. How times have changed! [NYT]

• A recent study reveals that the kids’ meals at fast food chains are loaded with calories. Is anyone surprised? [AP/Philadelphia Inquirer]

• As leaner times continue, Whole Foods is trying to shake off the “Whole Paycheck” moniker. [NYT]

• On the plus side, this whole flailing economy thing means that the price of lobster is going down. Mysteriously, lobster consumption not rising either. [Boston Globe]

• All the news about the harms of corn syrup means that some consumers are starting to shy away from it. [LA Times]


FYI: Airplane Food Was Once Gourmet