This Harvard professor says you should eat only 6 fries at once — and people are not here for it
A Harvard professor is coming under fire after suggesting that people should eat only six french fries at once. Eric Rimm, a professor of epidemiology and nutrition at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, made the comments in a New York Timesarticle about how unhealthy fries are.
“There aren’t a lot of people who are sending back three-quarters of an order of french fries,” Rimm said. “I think it would be nice if your meal came with a side salad and six French fries.” He also lamented Americans’ love of the fried food: “It’s too bad in this country you’ll pry them from my cold dead hand.”
People are having strong feelings on Twitter about his serving suggestion: