9 Longform Stories We're Reading This Week: Wendy Davis, Jim Carrey And The Notorious MSG
What if everything you've heard about MSG was wrong? This week's BuzzReads story takes a look at the compound's troubled past and unlikely future. Read that and these other great longform stories from around the web.
The Notorious MSG's Unlikely Formula For Success
The "umami" craze has turned a much-maligned and misunderstood food additive into an object of obsession for the world's most innovative chefs. But secret ingredient monosodium glutamate’s biggest secret may be that there was never anything wrong with it at all.