Relax! Predicted Bacon Shortage an Internet Hoax
Don't worry, the bacon shortage predicted is hogwash.  In the age where you can't believe anything you hear now over the internet or social media, another hoax had us all fooled.  It basically started with a press release that bacon prices may rise slightly:
US Ready To Sue Bailed Out Banks Over Misleading Mortgages
Some of the banks and mortgage institutions are set to be sued by the US government over what basically started the recession and housing bubble burst.  They are being accused of misleading mortgage securities with over inflated home buyer's incomes and falsified information...