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Maytag Sells Anchor Brewing; New Club Comes to Shanghai Called ‘The Obama’

• Fritz Maytag sells Anchor Brewing Co. to the Griffin Group in Novato. [SFist, Chron]

• Three Twins ice cream will be available at all Northern California Whole Foods by the end of the week. [Haigheration]

• A profile of Mary Risley, founder of Tante Marie’s Cooking School and of Food Runners, an org that connects restaurant waste with the homeless. [KQED]

• Two Las Vegas developers are attempting to revolutionize Shanghai nightlife with a new club called The Obama. [Reuters]

• Expensive new USDA meat-testing requirements could doom many small-scale farms. [Salon]

• The delicacy of wine grapes makes them a reliable barometer of the severity of global warming. [Slate]

• Some prisons now allow inmates to order junk food, a move that advocates say raises money and keeps inmates happy. [WSJ]

• A new study finds that people who eat more chocolate are more likely to be depressed than those who don’t eat much. [WSJ]

• Dunkin’ Donuts will open the first of twenty planned Moscow stores this year, its first since retreating from Russia in 1999. [WSJ]

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