Chart: This Is What You Eat in a Year (Including 42 Pounds of Corn Syrup)

What do you call 200 pounds of meat, 31 pounds of cheese, 16 pounds of fish, and 415 pounds of veggies? Just a year in the life of the American stomach. Graphic via Sarah Kliff. Full size here.


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