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Happy birthday to Michael Pollan

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Today's the birthday of Bay Area resident and writer Michael Pollan, born on this date in 1955. Pollan is the author of four New York Times bestsellers: The Botany of Desire: A Plant’s-Eye View of the World (2001); The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals (2006); In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto (2008); and Food Rules: An Eater’s Manual (2010). In his In Defense of Food, Pollan sums up his approach to nutrition with the following seven words: “Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants.”

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