Digest – Commentary: Food trends in ’08, the real kitchen confidential

starThe dietgeist cometh: Under the sneaky headline "Top health issues of 2008," Reuters reporter Terri Coles devotes seven of the eight to food-politics hot topics like raw milk, the end of cheap food, and the continuing world domination of Michael Pollan. (Reuters)

A buffet without immigrants: Anthony Bourdain on undocumented workers and the restaurant business. "Let's be honest, at least, about who is cooking in America NOW … the entire restaurant industry in America would close down overnight, would never recover, if current immigration laws were enforced quickly and thoroughly across the board. (Eating Our Words; tip o' the toque to Serious Eats)

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