For the Love of Food


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Welcome to Friday’s For The Love of Food, Summer Tomato’s weekly link roundup.

This week industrial food loses power, placebos are getting stronger (?!), and the best way to stay motivated.

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Links of the week

A Seismic Shift in How People Eat <<The Times is arguing that industrial food has taken a major hit and is rethinking their strategy of trying to kill everyone. If this is true it will hopefully mean better food options will be easier to find outside of bougie neighborhoods in big cities. My dreams are coming true.
Being Dishonest About Ugliness <<Ignoring reality rarely makes it easier for people to cope with it. (NY Times)
Is Fat Stigma Making Us Miserable? <<On the flip side, being a jerk doesn’t help anyone either. We all have flaws, but we’re also ALL worthy of love and acceptable exactly…

What do you think?