Opinion: Widespread moderation not likely in eating or politics
Published 12/10/2010, Editor, The Daily Republic
When I was in high school, I traveled through Germany as part of a tour for students who’d studied the German language.
The first week, I stayed with a host family. My host mother was an enthusiastic and prolific cook, and she offered a memorable pearl of wisdom to me one day as I was enjoying the fruits of her culinary labor.
“All food is good for you,” she said, “in moderation.”