The Morning Brew: Friday, 4.10


The CDC reports what should be clear to those who've been reading Gut Check since its inception: The U.S. is no longer making progress dealing with food-safety issues. (Washington Post)

A new reports finds that increased ethanol use could lead to higher costs for government-funded food programs. (AP)

I try to ignore eating contests, but this one involves something we'll be discussing next week: the fearsome bhut jolokia chile pepper. (AP)