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    Mother Jones “Tuna Surprise” Not Much of a Surprise

    Ihave hada look atan advanced copy of the Sept/Oct edition of Mother Jones. And I must say "Tuna Surprise" is not much of a surprise coming from such a blatantly agenda-driven outfit. As you m...

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    NFI Goes On The Record With Mother Jones Magazine

    Back on March 1, 2008, NFI received an email from /Stephanie Mencimer, a reporter for Mother Jones about a story she is working on concerning tuna and mercury toxicity. Ms. Mencimer submitted a number...

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    Oceanas Misinformation Campaign

    This week the environmental lobbying group Oceana turned its attention towards Wal Mart as it campaigns for retailers to post mercury warning signs. But what Wal Mart and consumers should know is that...

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    Restaurant Week

    Tonight marks the beginning of a weekend-long DC Restaurant Week spree. Twice a year, the finest spots in town offer $35 three-course dinner deals, and we can't help but to take full advantage. So ...

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    Another Healthy Triumph for Tuna

    While Greenpeace is beating the drum over in Europe about canned tuna sustainability and making noise, rather than constructive outreach to people who can make a difference regarding their concerns, r...

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    Heart smart burgers

    Last evening smelled like grilled-burger-heaven in my neighborhood, so I turned to my trusty salmon burger recipe to avoid feeling left out. I mixed in chopped fresh parsley that I had in the fri...

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    Greenpeace Continues Its Ranka Palooza

    Tired old Greenpeace is once again ranking people and making lists. This time in the UK where they are ranking "tinned tuna" based on issues of by catch. Not being a Brit myself, I'm guessing that's w...

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    Skate

    I love happening upon types of food I've never tried before. And restaurants are the perfect place for new-food-test-runs. At a business lunch last Friday, I spotted an intriguing menu item - ska...

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    Make a Wish

    Obviously I love eating fish. But there is one sassy elderly woman out of the UK who fancies fish even more. And one bold nursing home employee very devoted to client satisfaction. According to a ...

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    Arctic char

    Today I wanted to share an article I was quoted in this week. Registered dietitian Carolyn O'Neil has a newspaper column, Healthy Eating Out in Atlanta, and did a feature about a fish popping up on ...

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    Crab quesadillas

    This might be one of the more controversial things I could say, but I really enjoy Rachel Ray. She is fun to watch and her food looks delicious. If nothing else, her recipes give me ideas. The ot...

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    Greenpeace Delusions Front and Center

    Remember back in 1983 when I was the starting quarterback for the Washington Redskins and we beat the Miami Dolphins 27-17 in Super Bowl XVII? Do you remember? No-- of course you don't because I was ...

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    Soft-shell crab

    Here is my delicious sushi dinner from Friday. For appetizers, we split a tasty roll and an even tastier soft-shell crab. In Lloyd's words, "the average soft-shell crab is about the best thing I'...

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    CBS: A Question of Sourcing

    It's not quite the 2004 forged document scandal that ended Dan Rather's storied career at CBS but it does highlight an important issue about sourcing that many in the media overlook. This CBS story...

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    Beware the Misleading Mercury Machine

    Here's an interesting story that's bound to be distorted and eventually find its way into activist propaganda. It comes to us from South Carolina where the Herald reports that health officials there a...