Some say eating insects could save the planet, as we face the potential for global food and protein shortages. It's a common practice in many parts of the world, but what would it take to make bugs more appetizing to the masses here in the U.S.? Does it even make sense to try? A look at the arguments for and against the practice known as entomophagy, and the cultural and environmental issues involved.
Senate Democrats have signaled their willingness to keep the pressure on with regard to both Attorney General Alberto Gonzales and the stalled debate on immigration reform. We’ll talk about what’s ahead for Congress before their summer recess.
- Thomas Mann senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and co-author of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How To Get It Back On Track"
- Vin Weber Republican consultant, former member of Congress representing Minnesota's 2nd district (1981-93)
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