FYI: Make Way For The King

• Those new Chinese branches of the FDA? Lots of forced smiles going on over that. No one seems very happy. [AP]

• 11% of US households are experiencing food scarcity. Why is this only being reported in the British press? [Reuters/Guardian]

• The UN is back in Gaza issuing food supplies, but warns that they’ll be out again in days unless Israel gives up their blockade. [AFP]

• Employees of Justin Timberlake’s New York restaurant are suing him, claiming unpaid wages. [HuffPo]

• A new biography of Queen Sofia of Spain reveals that the late King Hassan II of Morocco was obsessive about food, and traveled with his own cooks because he didn’t trust anyone. [NYT]

FYI: Make Way For The King