Anne Rice Puts the Bite on Homophobes

Anne Rice Puts the Bite on Homophobes

Author Anne Rice put the bite on homophobes today when she denounced the hostility regarding Ellen Page’s coming-out statement and her own congratulations to Page regarding it. Her vastly popular series of Vampire Lestat books about vampires may well be responsible for the current trend in vampire TV and movies as well as the burgeoning […]

Rice Recall Linked to FDA’s Ongoing Investigation

Rice Recall Linked to FDA’s Ongoing Investigation

Uncle Ben’s rice has been voluntarily recalled. Only the industrial-sized bags of infused Mexican style rice are involved. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns against eating the rice in question. Several incidents of illness in schools and daycare facilities have been linked to Uncles Ben’s rice, which has led to the recall of the […]

Rice Farmers Have Bigger Problems Than Uncle Ben’s Recall

Rice Farmers Have Bigger Problems Than Uncle Ben’s Recall

Texas rice farmers have bigger problems to contend with this week than the Mars Foodservice’s voluntary recall of its Uncle Ben’s Mexican flavored rice. Several years of severe drought – and the ensuing competition for water – has farmers fearing for the future of rice production in the Lone Star state. Ronald Gertson, of the […]

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