Makes me wonder how so many people survived all these centuries without government telling them what to eat? The Jews, Romans, Egyptians, Greeks should all be gone, malnutritioned to death.
The fall of the Roman Empire is due directly to the great jicama and arugula shortage of the early 4th century, dontcha know. My kingdom for a carrot!
The skeptic is never for real. There he stands, cocktail in hand, left arm draped languorously on one end of the mantelpiece, telling you that he can't be sure of anything, not even of his own existence. I'll give you my secret method of demolishing universal skepticism in four words. Whisper to him: "Your fly is open." If he thinks knowledge is so all-fired impossible, why does he always look? — James Sire (from, The Universe Next Door)