Re: [gardeners] OT: Recipe for the season

jaime (
Fri, 24 Jul 1998 10:29:27 -0400

> Why do Americans get fat on that when Asians don't?  If you ever wondered
> how slender a man could get, take a look at a Southeast Asian sometime.
> About two inches between navel and backbone.  The weather person on our TV
> news channel is a drop-dead gorgeous Asian (probably Chinese, judging by
> her name) who's built like a board.  And she has a toddler daughter.
> Haven't seen her eat, but I've seen the Southeast Asian men tuck it away.
> Awesome.  Margaret

Most eat very little of the fried or battered stuff.  The ratio 
of rice:other food is around 3:1.  Mostly veggies & very little 
meat.  Watch what the staff in a Chinese restaurant eat during 
their breaks or near closing.

"I have no particular talent. I am merely inquisitive."
 A. Einstein
Z6/5, NW NJ