I’ll never eat another vegetable…


…ok, I don’t think that’s a vow I can keep. Still, it’s unfamiliar to think of farm produce as guilt food. Our director Rob contributed this to the show story pitch list this morning:

The movie’s celebrity endorser says she was humiliated to learn there are children working America’s farms. That’s an interesting choice of word given what the country is going through now.

When Chris Hayes did the segment last week about how the new normal in Washington is governing by crisis, I remember wondering if immigration reform would be the next crisis. Or maybe liberal legislators will take a turn to play brinksmanship and attach some human rights provisions for migrant workers to federal farm subsidies?


I'll never eat another vegetable...