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The New American Diet: Can We Do It?

The government's new diet guidelines may be hard to swallow.

Is a Hamburger and Fries So Bad? continued...

Bittman remembers the old days, when he and three friends would devour a four-pound pot roast. Last weekend, he cooked a 2 1/2 pound chuck roast for a five-person Super Bowl party -- and there were leftovers.

"That never used to happen -- everybody took just a small piece of meat," he says. "We wound up eating five or six ounces. That is probably more than it should be, but I felt very restrained. It was a pack-of-cards-sized piece of meat. Now if I have to feel guilty about that -- well, I don't know that I can go there."

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Reviewed on February 08, 2005

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