Just as Mireille Guiliano’s "French Women Don't Get Fat: The Secret of Eating for Pleasure" hits best-seller lists in the US, there is a report from the French government saying that unless the French change their current consumption habits, by the year 2020, they'll be as obese as Americans.
- KC's View:
It’s nice to know that the US still can serve as a benchmark for the rest of the world.
Guiliano’s book still makes sense because she’s referring to an old-world way of eating in France…but unfortunately, her way of doing things may be dying out.
The gastronomic world started going to hell the moment that a McDonald’s opened on the Champs Élysée.