Why Do McDonald’s Customers Need the FDA?

Are McDonald’s customers safer because of the Food and Drug Administration? We need the FDA to keep our food safe, right? But what if people don’t trust the FDA? As it happens, the Food and Drug Administration has declared the newest, uh, creation of J.R. Simplot Company—a genetically modified potato. It has their stamp of approval. J. R. Simplot is free to sell it and consumers are free to eat it. With the FDA’s approval, we are all supposed to feel confident that the potato Read more […]