The 21-Day Fast Hits The Trendies


Heavy hitters like Graydon Carter and Harvey Weinstein filled the party at Pure Yoga for health guru Kathy Freston‘s self-help book, The Quantum Wellness Cleanse, which is the literary equivalent of Lent. Over cucumber drinks that tasted like sludge, Freston boiled down the book’s contents for me and told me I should choose something and give it up for 21 days. “Women?,” I squeaked. “No,” she said, laughing, “it has to be something it’s hard to give up.” I wanted to say pizza, but instead went for exercise and vegetables!

What would you give up for three weeks in order to cleanse your fine self and save a few bucks in the process? Shoestring fries? Morphine patches? Reality shows? This blog?