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Posted at 1:01 PM ET, 01/25/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Facts all come with points of view...

By Tim Carman

The latest in food news, ideas and philosophy, just in time for your lunch break.

* "Facts all come with points of view/Facts don't do what I want them to." Especially nutrition facts. (WaPo)

* Lark of the day: Washington Examiner columnists are really, really skeptical about everything you say. (TBD)

* Doggone it, another organic label with no standards behind it. (WTOP)

* Whole Foods wants organic and genetically engineered crops to live in peaceful coexistence under a colorful rainbow, where unicorns and fairies and the USDA protect organic seeds from cross-pollination. (Food Safety News)

* "Yes, we'll have the '07 farmhouse ale but could you please allow it to breathe for 20 minutes?" (New York Post)

* Replace your medicine cabinet with a spice rack. (The Globe and Mail)

* West Virginia will certainly get grounded for the "F" on its food-borne illness report card. (Atlantic Food)

* Scientists want to play tricks on your "gut" brain. (WSJ)

* One way that Domino's is better than California Pizza Kitchen. Discuss. (Men's Health)

By Tim Carman  | January 25, 2011; 1:01 PM ET
Categories:  Beer, Food Politics, Food labeling, Media  | Tags:  Lunch Room Chatter, Tim Carman  
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