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    Link to NY Times article - Ancient Human Ancestors Grass Eaters?

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    http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/28/sc...t.html?_r=1&hp

    I think the basic paleo dieters response to this article is that larger modern human brains developed later as a result of eating higher energy foods and higher fat foods. The fact that this human ancestor was primarily a vegetarian has no more relevance to our diets than that of a modern ape.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dbalch View Post
    I think the basic paleo dieters response to this article is that larger modern human brains developed later as a result of eating higher energy foods and higher fat foods. The fact that this human ancestor was primarily a vegetarian has no more relevance to our diets than that of a modern ape.
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