Well I think it was the right thing to do for him, thousands of people are sick because of this tainted rice problem. (I think that 4 infants have died) If it's actually his fault then I hope he gets into some serious trouble. Japanese minister to quit over rice scandal - CNN.com It looks like they should start checking their rice before they sell it to people, from what it says there was a large amount of tainted rice. On the news today they said that 2 people fessed up and admitted that they were adding bad chemicals to the rice. what makes people do things like this?