Sometimes the more you watch politicians, the more you reaize there may be little hope left for an intelligent debate on anything from health care to vegetables, especially in Washington DC. Fortunately there's food. In surely what is a growing sign of the power of the sustainable food movement, during Elana Kagan's Supreme Court nomiation hearing this yesterday, Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK) asked a very important question for all of us.
"Do we (Congress) have the power to tell people what to eat everyday?" Coburn quized Kagan.