Michael Pollan points out that companies make less money on “Real” food as opposed to the high prices manufacturers are asking for highly processed “Edible Foodlike Substances”.
- Point: Edible Foodlike Substances costs more than Real food.
$1.99 for 1 pound of rolled oats.
$4.00 for 12 ounces of Cheerios
He Also Says A Good Rule Of Thumb Is:
- Don’t eat anything that doesn’t rot…
He likes to show off a pack of Twinkies that he bought in 2000… Still edible.
- Don’t Eat Anything Your Great Grandma Wouldn’t Immediately Recognize As Food.
For Those Of You That Disagree… There’s THIS