I’m supposed to go to the movies tonight, and I’m waffling on what to see. Should I go see Food, Inc., the latest anti–Big Ag cinematic screed? Since I’m up on the horrors of factory farms and the creeping menace of GMO foods, I wonder if rather than teaching me anything, it will just bum me out. A food-fan friend of mine saw it the other night and gave me this two-word review: “Bring tissues.”

Any thoughts? It does look interesting, I’ll say that for it. Horror-movie music combined with prosaic imagery always gives me the willies.

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