The “Paleo” diet with Maria Konnikova and Sarah Palin endorses Donald Trump.

Should Everyone Eat More Like Fred Flintstone?

Should Everyone Eat More Like Fred Flintstone?

A daily news and culture podcast with Mike Pesca.
Jan. 20 2016 6:43 PM

Eat More Pterodactyl?

Our host and Fred Flintstone both work for Slate, but who has the healthier habits? Maria Konnikova explains the “Paleo” diet.

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Should Fred Flintstone cut the fruity pebbles out of his diet and go Paleo?

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Listen to Episode 418 of Slate’s The Gist:

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On The Gist, Maria Konnikova of the New Yorker examines the benefits of eating the “Paleo” diet for a game we call “Is That Bulls--t?” She’s the author of The Confidence Game. For the Spiel, can Sarah Palin see syntax from her speech?

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Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.