Watch the Best Parts of Michael Pollan’s Colbert Appearance


Food guru Michael Pollan hit The Colbert Report last night to promote the new edition of Food Rules, and as you might expect, Colbert's conservative-leaning caricature did not take kindly to Pollan's ideas. Pollan says he'd tax soda ("the milk of America," per Colbert), and that high-fructose corn syrup is a problem. "Get a new hobbyhorse," says the faux-exasperated host. Check out all the highlights, straight ahead.