- The pros and cons of fast food regulation
San Francisco is taking aim at McDonald's Happy Meals by requiring restaurant meals to meet certain nutritional guidelines in order to include a toy with the food purchase. Midmorning asks whether such actions will change our children's health and if the government should be policing meals.9:06 a.m.
Megan Weinberg: Research associate at the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at Yale.
Steve Gardner: Litigation director at Center for Science in the Public Interest.
James Tillotson: Professor of Food Policy and International Business, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts. He has held various research and development positions in the food and chemical sectors.
- The forgettable songs of Christmas
Philip Brunelle and members of VocalEssence give their annual Midmorning performance of ridiculous, ill-conceived, and nearly unsingable Christmas carols.10:06 a.m.
Philip Brunelle: Artistic director and founder of VocalEssence. He's joined by 12 members of the group.
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