five year ban on lobstering after all-- The American Lobster Management Board will consider three options-- a 75% reduction, a 50% reduction, or no change-- and report back at their November meeting. Boston Globe.
I've ordered lobster once in my life, and found that dismembering an animal that was alive only minutes before to be quite a disgusting experience. To each his own, I guess.
Photo from Lee Nachtigal's photostream at Flickr.