The Morning Brew: Monday, 10.27




Could the potato be the key to providing food aid around the world? (New York Times)

In light of the melamine-tainted milk scandal, the government of China promises tougher standards for food safety. (AP)

Seriously, folks: Stop the eating contests before someone else dies. (AP)

- Ian Froeb

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