When you think about it, fad diets are a fascinating concept. The actual trends come and go, and yet, the appeal of fad diets never seems to go away. I mean, people have been obsessed with them since at least the s! And while different eating plans came and went during the s, the fad diets of the s were especially interesting. For starters, food manufacturing had been evolving at a groundbreaking pace. Some fad diets revolved around certain habits — like sleeping as much as possible — or foods, like grapefruit or pineapple. Hello, exhaustion. As a child, I would have been all over this diet. Dinner included a calorie meal. Apparently, people still read the book today, but mainly just for laughs.
And this is where I found it. I started the day by going to the butcher to buy three 5 ounce steaks. She had to cut the fillet four times before they were small enough. Then I went to my local wine store to buy Chablis, which is a fancy wine from a specific region in France. Back at home, my hungover boyfriend Nick offered his farts to me as sustenance. I wanted my egg. I choked down slippery quarters of egg like a performing seal. The wine? I was necking cat bile, but at least my hangover was cured.
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The new year means new resolutions. Typically, diet and exercise is at the top of most people’s to-do lists. For decades, dieters have searched for a plan of action beyond mom and dad’s advice to eat your vegetables. Some diets, such as Weight Watchers, have stuck around since their inception in the s. Others, like those listed below, hardly lasted long enough to make it to the next round of resolutions. Here are some memorable fad diets of the Sixties and Seventies.
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