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Mass. Economy Better Than Rest; McRibs Go National

•The Massachusetts economy is recovering faster than the national average … which can only be good for restaurants, right? [Globe]

•The McRib is finally going to be available nationwide. [WSJ]

•Because everyone’s afraid of a global food crisis, the price of corn is skyrocketing. [AP]

•LA’s push to regulate food trucks similarly to restaurants is taking all the fun out of the fad. [NYT]

•An Australian anti-obesity ad compares junk food to heroin and shows a young kid getting ready to shoot up. [Herald Sun]

Mass. Economy Better Than Rest; McRibs Go National