Perdue Calls for New Chicken Labels; Dairy Queen Seeks to Stop Blizzard Infringement

The latest addition to the ever-growing list of food recalls: frozen mice. MiceDirect, which provides mice as snake food for pet owners, is recalling millions of frozen mice due to potential salmonella poisoning. [NY Times]

Katie Holmes is flying in her favorite cupcakes, made by Todd English's 16-year-old daughter under the name Isabelle's Curly Cakes, to the set of her TV miniseries. [Daily Mail]

Perdue is leading a push to change chicken labeling guidelines, restricting poultry that has been injected with artificial flavorings or preservatives from being called natural. [AP]

A roundup of foods to not only put you in the mood but also promote sexual health includes asparagus, oysters, almonds, bananas, basil, and chocolate. [FOXNews]

Dairy Queen has taken Yogubliz to court in an effort to get the company to stop selling Blizz Frozen Yogurt, which it says sounds too much like DQ's signature Blizzard. [BusinessWeek]

Britain's public health minister is calling for the term "fat" to replace "obese" in the public discourse on weight, as it will cause people to take it more seriously. [Reuters]

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