Egg-ceptionally Disheartening Kansas City Holy Week Ahead

The "science" isn't really egg-act on eggs. Some claim they're cholesterol-filled killers whilst others claim they're an efficient source of protein. 

Whatever the case . . . Here's a new American reality as we cling to visions of hottie Kate Moss because her beauty is the only thing that remains constant . . .


Given that we're right in the middle of dairy country . . . There's not a shortage yet. HOWEVER, a week of panicked and dismal news reports might create a bit of scarcity. 

To be fair . . . Most people don't like eggs and youngsters would rather enjoy plastic egg-shaped containers filled with candy. So I'm not sure if hoarding will take hold. 

Still . . . 

The bigger story is that the food shortages that Prez Biden promised are now starting to get more "real" as we move forward . . . 

"The Biden administration said it's in talks with Canada and European countries to ship more food aid to hungry countries and help farmers boost crop yields. France is considering food vouchers for its citizens, while the United Kingdom has cut gas and diesel taxes to ease pressure on deliveries. China, meanwhile, has been buying up U.S. soybeans, corn, and other supplies. But each country's vulnerability to price shocks will be unique, said Derek Headey, senior research fellow at the International Food Policy Research Institute, and the complexity of the global supply chain makes it difficult to determine whether any particular price is rising because of the war or the pandemic or some other cause. "We thought 2007-08 was a perfect storm," he said. 'This one seems like a more perfect storm.'"

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