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Minotaur
01-22-2003, 01:26 PM
A proposal for revising the Food Pyramid. My personal opinion has been that the Pyramid is simply a pile of minotaur droppings in pyramid shape. Too many carbs, too little protein and good fats. This one is somewhat better. I still see too little protein, especially from lean beef (red meat has lots of iron and B vitamins), but at least they've cut down on the white pasties aka carbs.

http://www.sciam.com/article.cfm?articleID=0007C5B6-7152-1DF6-9733809EC588EEDF&pageNumber=1&catID=2

MiloMan
01-22-2003, 04:14 PM
It certainly seems like a great opportunity to grab government grants to study, that's for sure. As they say in the Universities of the world:

If you don't get this school some money-making patents or publish enough papers in peer review journals, your butt will be out on the street!

Teaching your students? Oh, sure, if you have time, but...