Mediavore: Watsonville’s Unsafe Lake Fish

• Watsonville’s Pinto Lake is contaminated with DDT, a study found, meaning the fish there is unsafe to eat. [AP/SF Gate]

• After Kansas City restaurants were found to be serving mis-labeled fish, Michael Bauer assures us that no such thing could happen here. Probably. [SF Gate]

• A Maker’s Mark director hits his talking points while he explains that San Francisco is a great whiskey town. [SF Examiner]

• The credit crisis is hitting farmers hard, as banks’ reluctance to lend leaves some short of cash. [WSJ]

• Starbucks is launching its biggest marketing campaign ever, a series of print ads and posters that touts the perfection of the chains’ coffee. [NY Times]


Mediavore: Watsonville’s Unsafe Lake Fish