"We try not to make a habit of going after every little distortion out there from TV commentators such as Glenn Beck, as dealing with the exaggerations and untruths could fast become a full-time job.
But lately Beck’s discourse has struck a nerve on the food-safety bill that moved through Congress and became law. It lets the Food and Drug Administration order recalls immediately rather than relying on companies to do it out of the goodness of their hearts. It increases facility inspections and requires producers keep better records on where the food goes. Oh, the horror..."