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It includes babies who are fed only cow's milk during the first year of life, food faddists, widowers, those suffering from anorexia nervosa and anorexia from other diseases such as acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) or cancer, individuals with major depression disorder, and schizophrenics.
That Davenport conveys so much--and so much more--in this ten-page story, that he is able to bring Kafka's diary together with a letter to Brod and the Bible, and then mix them with humorous accounts of 1912 health faddists and the Czech's conversations with the household god who shares his cabin is typical of the virtuosity that characterizes Davenport's work.
I make a gastronomic confession - a confession that will bring fear and loathing to the stage army of food faddists who now seem to inhabit every nook and corner of today's world.
This number included "Beat Zen, Square Zen, and Zen," Alan Watts's attempt to separate, among the flurry of arts and practices going by the name "Zen," the faddists from the purists--or, in Jung's sense, the "shortsighted" dabblers from those equal to the extremes of effort and commitment that Zen demands.
200) The more respectable National Security League held events urging national loyalty and condemning those whom former President Theodore Roosevelt called "weaklings, illusionists, materialists, lukewarm Americans and faddists of all the types that vitiate sound nationalism.
In a world overrun by management faddists, brilliant visionaries, ranting futurists, fear-mongers, motivation gums, and all the rest, it's refreshing to see a company succeed so brilliantly by taking one simple concept and just doing it with excellence and imagination.
But it's the American health faddists that the rooibos growers are after.
We are conditioned as faddists through and through, and that has solved two basic problems for companies busy creating and destroying.