The Morning Brew: Monday, 8/13



Another week, another food to avoid: oysters from the southern tip of the Hood Canal in Washington state. The culprit this time is the bacterial illness vibriosis. (Seattle Times)

A look at the growing backlash against bottled water, and the guilt it's inspiring in bottled- water drinkers. (New York Times)

Everyone wants cage-free eggs. But are they worth the hype? (New York Times)

Finally, a brief update on the Whole Foods-Wild Oats merger. Consumer groups file a brief supporting the FTC's opposition to the merger. (Wall Street Journal)

-Ian Froeb