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Didn’t our Michael do well on The Daily Show, promoting his “snack-size book” Food Rules? Clearly very at ease on television, he managed both to keep up with Jon Stewart and, in a couple of cases, outwit him.

The most compelling comment came when he talked about the potential for healthcare reform. “Suddenly the health insurers will have an interest in your health that they don’t have now.” To which Stewart replied: “That may be the worst sentence I have ever heard said.”

Tracey Taylor is co-founder of Berkeleyside and co-founder and editorial director of Cityside, the nonprofit parent to Berkeleyside and The Oaklandside. Before launching Berkeleyside, Tracey wrote for...