Wednesday news bites for April 30, 2008

Fry holder for your car:
I'd like to point out that Wendy's fries packages require no extra equipment. They fit in standard cup holders just fine.

Shopping solutions: Strategies for stretching your food dollar
A wrap-up of recent news and online articles with practical advice about eating on the cheap

Peak Water: Aquifers and Rivers Are Running Dry. How Three Regions Are Coping
Like oil, we have a finite amount of water. The thing is, oil can be replaced. Water, not so much.

Environmental Cost of Shipping Groceries Around the World
Cod caught off Norway is shipped to China to be turned into filets, then shipped back to Norway for sale. That pretty much says it all.

Recession Diet Just One Way to Tighten Belt
Changing your food habits is one way to save money in this shrinking economy

Bombs, Bullets and Our Daily Bread and Militia, bandits, one meal a day
Feeding (or choosing not to feed) refugees.

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