That's One Way to Lose Weight
Colin Beavan and Michelle Conlin, a couple in Manhattan, are trying to live for a year on food grown within 250 miles of their apartment.
How many people would starve if everybody in the New York area tried the same stunt?
Addendum: The following should be embarrassing to geeks everwhere:
Mr. Beavan, who has a Ph.D. in applied physics …At least they didn't call him Doctor.