Thursday, January 27, 2011


[Life, October 11, 1943.]

“Few other foods furnish such perfect balance of protein, carbohydrate and fat!” I went looking for something in Life, and all I got was this infographic from the Donut Corp. of America.

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comments: 4

Michael Leddy said...

Rachel, I’m glad you find this amusing.

Andy said...

I always suspected that 2 donuts a day would turn me into a mustachioed strongman. Now just how long do I have to wait until this new bulk shifts into my chest and arms?

Elaine said...

God, I've been doing this diet ALL WRONG! Krispy Kreme, here I come!

Daughter Number Three said...

340 energy units. Strange how the word "calorie" has come to be perceived as an exclusively negative thing.