50,000 Pounds of Ground Beef Recalled and More News

In today's Media Mix, a ridiculous conversation with a woman stealing rhubarb, plus Nigella Lawson's divorce

The Daily Meal brings you the biggest news from the food world.

Ground Beef Recall: 50,000 pounds of ground beef from the National Beef Packing Co. have been recalled over potential E. coli contamination. This is the second recall from the company in two months. [CNN]

Rhubarb Thief Video: An insane conversation with a woman stealing rhubarb has gone viral. [NY Mag]

Nigella Lawson's Divorce: The celebrity chef ended her 10-year marriage with Charles Saatchi, in a purportedly 70-second hearing. [Independent]

Zagat vs. Yelp: Yelp has always succeeded at on-the-go recommendations, but with Zagat's new app they might be getting some competition. The LA Times questions whether Zagat will make it work. [LA Times]


Japan McDonald's Mexican Burgers: A new campaign at McDonald's in Japan tops burgers with salsa and a jalapeño cheese sauce for a "Mexican Festival" campaign. [Brand Eating]