You’ll never look at dinner the same

The turnout to hear Michael Pollan, author of Omnivore’s Dilemma-An Eater’s Manifesto, at the Enoch Pratt just last month was over 900 people. That is telling you that we are becoming enlightened to what food has done to us. Food allergies abound, obesity and diabetes are almost at plague levels and eating processed foods, fast food is killing us.

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Comment by J. Stewart Singleton on June 12, 2009 at 10:27am
Dara,

I am looking forward to seeing this film. I enjoy seeing these types of movies like Food Inc, Sicko or Religulous. However, it is terrible that these films bring to light things that we can not and usually are not willing to correct.
Big business likes the "make it bigger and cheaper" mantra, but we as consumers like it too. Most of us are not willing to give up eating tomatoes year round or paying more for them when they are in season. We want it all, we want it now, and we don't want to be "over-charged" for it.
I guess what I am trying to say is we are just as guilty as the customer as the corporations are for supplying what we demand.

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