DELISH: Here's Where to Find IKEA's New Food Truck
"Hitting the road this summer as part of the brand's #TogetherWeEat campaign, the truck will venture to Chicago and New York to serve its iconic meatballs and other treats during Chi-Town's Wicker Park Fest (July 23-24) and the Big Apple's Celebrate Brooklyn block party (July 30), the Chicago Tribune reports. Plus, the pop-up will make pit stops in other spots around those two cities." Read full story.
Alternative Daily: Pop Idols Are Endorsing Far Too Much Junk Food
"Would you like a side of obesity with your teen idol? It’s clear that celebrities endorse junk food. You see it all the time on television, billboards, radio, magazines — you name it. Think about it, do you ever see Beyonce holding a piece of broccoli on the side of a bus? Of course not, because there’s no money in advertising broccoli. You do see her promoting Pepsi though." Read full story.
CS MONITOR: Maine Governor – at Odds with Feds – Takes a Stand Against Junk Food
"Maine's Republican governor Paul LePage has taken a stand against the US Department of Agriculture, junk food and soft drinks, and the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) all in one fell swoop. Governor LePage has been fighting to remove junk food and sugary beverages from the list of items that residents can purchase using SNAP benefits, formerly known as food stamps. " Read full story.
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