Well, speaking of food, Yanuk, Ukraine's beleaguered prime minister, seems to have a bit of a problem with it, especially during election campaigns involving the president and his arch-rival, Yush.
Back in the 2004 Orange Revolution, it was eggs. Now, in 2007, it's pickles.
There's an interesting and thought-provoking analysis of the egg incident here. Unfortunately none has appeared yet re the pickle saga. Perhaps it requires more study and thought, in which case we can assume one is forthcoming... eventually.
In the meantime, FWIW, here's mine:
If he's smart, when he retires from politics he'll stay out of the restaurant business ...