28 April 2010

Super Size Jesus


Reposted in full from the New Scientist, 24 March 2010

'Over the past 1000 years, Christ and his disciples have been enjoying an ever bigger Last Supper, an analysis of 52 paintings has shown.

Portion size, plate size and bread size have grown respectively by 69, 66 and 23 per cent (International Journal of Obesity, DOI: 10.1038/ijo.2010.37).'

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