Anti-Foodie Book Gets Sour Review

Eat it and weep. Photo: Dutton Adult

Tyler Cowens book An Economist Gets Lunch should maybe be called An Economist Gets Slammed, thanks to a New York Times book critic who doesn't "get it" at all, kicking off with, What is this thing? and Can I order something else? Ironically, Cowen's takedown of the pretentious food elite is crushed by a just as offensive overt literary snob. And so it goes, New York. [NYT]