Wolfgang Puck Moves to MGM Grand Detroit and More News

In today's Media Mix, troubling food stamp statistics, plus a look at Master Chef's surprise finalist
Staff Writer

Arthur Bovino

Michael Mina Out, Wolfgang Puck in at MGM Grand: At the resort in Detroit, Puck will open Wolfgang Puck Pizzeria & Cucina and Wolfgang Puck Steak when Mina's restaurant contracts are up. [Eater]

Food Troubles for 18 Million Americans: More than 14 percent of the American population had trouble putting food on the table in the last year. [NPR]

Blind Chef Talks Master Chef: Christine Ha, one of the three finalists for Gordon Ramsey's show (and the only blind chef to ever compete), will be walking away with $250,000 and her recipes in the Master Chef cookbook before next week's finale. [TIME]

'On the Job Drinking' Causes Problems for Restaurants: The lawsuit at Charleston's Husk restaurant has made restaurants to review "on the job drinking" among staff. [USA Today]

Man Swallows 1.5-Carat Diamond: That's a $13,000 stone the man decided to ingest. [Associated Press]

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