The latest podcast with Gary was eye popping! I was walking around the house with headphones on and with my eyes out on stalks like a Tex Avery drawing.
Gary Taubes has pointed out that part of the problem with nutrition and health is that the history of ideas isn’t taught alongside the science and this is a classic example.
Finding out that some poor girl with mental health problems is the root of why half the food plate is these days supposed to be stuff that mice eat, is one hell of a thing to find out. Can’t wait to find out more about this. Being able to tell people where bad ideas and bad science come from, is half the battle in getting them to believe that they are bad.